Official website of writer Mia McKenzie.
Mia McKenzie studied writing at the University of Pittsburgh. She is a smart, scrappy Philadelphian with a
deep love of vegan pomegranate ice cream and fake fur collars. She is a
black feminist and a freaking queer, facts that are often reflected in
her writings, which have won her some awards... (read more)
The Summer We Got Free
The Summer We Got Free is the debut literary novel by award-winning writer Mia McKenzie.
At one time a wild young girl and a brilliant artist, Ava Delaney
changes dramatically after a violent event that rocks her entire family...(read more)
Readings and Events
Friday, March 22nd, 2013, 7PM
The Summer We Got Free, Featuring: Mia McKenzie, Jewelle Gomez, Jezebel Delilah X, Virgie Tovar and Janani Balasubramanian
Show and Tell
1300 Clay Street, Oakland, CA