About Amanda

Amanda Choo Quan is a Trinidadian/Jamaican writer, poet and organizer based in Los Angeles. A graduate of CalArts' MFA in Creative Writing, she's been Truman Capote, Callaloo, Juniper, and Cropper Foundation fellows, also earning the University of the West Indies' Brodber-Pollard prize. Her work's appeared in Callaloo and on stages across Los Angeles.