Official website of writer Mia McKenzie.

About Mia

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

Penn State University

State College, PA

November 5

7:00 PM at Foster Auditorium