Elissa G. Perry

Elissa G. Perry—writer, artist, educator, and agitator—is of African and Choctaw descent. Her work has appeared in numerous anthologies, including Days I Moved Through Ordinary Sounds, I Do/I Don’t, and Black Silk. She was a finalist in Poets & Writers’s California Voices competition and is currently the recipient of an Individual Artist Commission from the San Francisco Arts Commission for her project “Mission Drift.”