Julia Press Simmons

Editor In Chief


I am a critically acclaimed author of more than twenty titles including Strawberry Mansion, Begonia Brown, Violet, and Fornication. I am an award-winning spoken word artist, and playwright. My first play Down There was selected by the Shades of Black Festival Emerging Playwright’s Series in Nashville, Tenn. Down There also received a staged reading by the African American Playwriting Exchange in New York City. I live in Pennsylvania with my family.

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