Shonda Buchanan

Shonda Buchanan
Non-Fiction, Poetry, Tribal

Shonda Buchanan is an award-winning poet, educator and, with the recent publication of Black Indian, a memoirist. She is the daughter of Mixed Bloods, the product of tri-racial and tri-ethnic African American, American Indian and European-descendant families who migrated from North Carolina and Virginia to Southwestern Michigan from the mid-1700s to 1800s. For the last 18 years, Buchanan has taught creative writing, composition and critical theory at Loyola Marymount University, Hampton University and William & Mary College.


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