Kamilah Aisha Moon

Assistant Professor of Poetry and Creative Writing

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.6895
Email: kmoon@agnesscott.edu

Office Location: Buttrick 323

Office Hours: Fall 2017
Tuesday, 1:00-3:30 p.m.
and by appointment

Academic Degrees

B.A., Paine College
M.F.A., Sarah Lawrence College

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Kamilah Moon is a Pushcart Prize winning poet, and a Lambda award finalist. She has taught poetry at Rutgers University, Medgar Evers College (CUNY, Brooklyn), Adelphi University, and Drew University.

Professional Activities

Poetry Collection:
Starshine and Clay, Four Way Books, 2017 (forthcoming)
She Has a Name, Four Way Books, 2013

Creative Non-fiction Chapbook:
On Nascency, The Center for Faith and Work, 2015.

Professor Moon has published poems in literary magazines and journals, including The Prairie Schooner, Waxwing, Tupelo Review, Connotations Press, among others. She has also contributed to selected anthologies including Pushcart Prize Anthology 2015 (Pushcart Press, 2014), Villanelles (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series, 2012), Collective Brightness (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2011), Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (University of Georgia Press, 2009)

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