Cija (pronounced Kia) Jefferson is the author of Sonic Memories (and other essays). She is an academic advisor at MICA by day, a writer by night, and host of Writers & Words, a Baltimore reading series. Her work has been featured in multiple publications including Linden Avenue Literary Journal, Baltimore Style, Yellow Arrow Journal, The Conversation with Amanda de Cadenet, and HelloGiggles. She earned her M.F.A. in Creative Writing & Publishing Arts from University of Baltimore, and B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College. She is a pop-culture junkie who–when not watching copious amounts of Bravo and HBO–is reading and of course, writing.
She can be found on Twitter and Instagram @cijasquips when the mood strikes.
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