Rosamond S. King

Creative Editor

Rosamond S. King is a critical and creative writer and artist whose scholarly work focuses on sexuality, performance, and literature in the Caribbean and Africa. Her book Island Bodies: Transgressive Sexualities in the Caribbean Imagination received the 2015 Caribbean Studies Association best book award, and her research has been widely published in venues such as Callaloo, Women and Performance, The Caribbean Review of Gender Studies, and The Journal of African-American Studies. King’s poetry collection Rock Salt | Stone was recently published by Nightboat Books; individual poems have been published in more than two dozen journals and anthologies, including The Caribbean Writer, The Feminist Wire, Drunken Boat, and Poet Lore, and she has performed around the worldKing is the creative editor of sx salon: a small axe literary platform , on the Board of Directors of the Organization of Women Writers of Africa, and is associate professor at Brooklyn College, part of the City University of New York.