Christell Victoria Roach

Christell Victoria Roach was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She is currently double majoring in Creative Writing and African American Studies at Emory University, where she is a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Research Fellow. She is the editor-in-chief of Black Star Magazine and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. Christell was recently published in SWIMM Every Day, Scalawag Magazine, and the Miami Rail. A favorite quote, “passion overrides talent,” pushes her to own the presence in the art she carries.