Tiana Reid

Editorial Assistant, Small Axe

Tiana Reid is editorial assistant of Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. She is also a PhD student in English and Comparative Literature and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University. Her research interests include African diasporic literature, Marxism, and feminism. Tiana has a B.A. in International Development Studies and Cultural Studies from McGill University and an M.A. in African American Studies from Columbia University. She was recently awarded a four-year Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Fellowship. Tiana has worked as an editor for several online magazines, and as a copy editor and proofreader for Share, a black and Caribbean weekly newspaper based in Toronto. She was also a junior arts writer at ARC Magazine. Her writing has been published in ARC Magazine, Bitch, Briarpatch, The Feminist Wire, Full Stop, Hyperallergic, The New Inquiry, Maisonneuve, Rabble.ca, The State, The Toast, VICE, and more.