Kiese Laymon is the author of the forthcoming memoir, Heavy. He is also the author of Long Division and How to Slowly Kill Yourselves and Others in America.
Writer of the books A MAP OF HOME, HIM, ME, MUHAMMAD ALI, and the forthcoming LOVE IS AN EX COUNTRY. Professor. Executive Director of @rawinews Muslim & Arab AF
Writer (FAMOUS FATHER & OTHER STORIES), Teacher (NOCCA).
I’m a writer, mom, partner, daughter and artist. I’m a Brown Bronx Girl and not apologizing for it. Ever.