Wandeka Gayle-

Wandeka Gayle

Bio

Wandeka Gayle is a Jamaican writer, visual artist, and assistant professor of Creative Writing at Spelman College. She has a PhD in English/Creative Writing from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and has been awarded writing fellowships from Kimbilio Fiction, Callaloo,the Hurston/Wright Foundation, and the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Interviewing the Caribbean, Rigorous, Transition and other places. Her collection of short stories, Motherland and Other Stories, will be published by Peepal Tree Press in 2020.