Dionne Ford


Dionne Ford is author of the memoir Go Back and Get It (Bold Type, forthcoming 2023) and coeditor of the anthology Slavery’s Descendants: Shared Legacies of Race and Reconciliation (Rutgers UP, 2019). An NEA creative-writing fellow, her work has also won awards from the National Association of Black Journalists and the Newswomen’s Club of New York. She holds an MFA in creative writing from NYU and a BA from Fordham University, where she teaches creative writing.

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