Kolin Mendez Photography

Kolin Mendez Photography

Formerly a middle and high school teacher, Carla is now a Senior Publicist at Algonquin Books / Algonquin Young Readers, and freelance writer living in Brooklyn. She writes about the intersections of motherhood, race, and pop culture. A voracious reader, she's also a books editor at Well Read Black Girl, and co-organizer of its inaugural festival in the fall of 2017. Her essay, “Amazing Grace,” is published in the forthcoming anthology, Well Read Black Girl: Finding Our Voices, Discovering Ourselves (Ballantine Books; 10/30/18).


after words, August 2018

Writing on Glass, August 2018

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