About the Author
Nagueyalti Warren grew up in Los Angeles, CA. She received her B.A. from Fisk University, M.A. degrees from Simmons College and Boston University, an MFA from Goddard College, and her Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi. For seventeen years Dr. Warren worked as an assistant dean and later as associate dean of Emory College at Emory University. She is currently Senior Lecturer and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of African American Studies at Emory University.