About the Artist

Ashanti White is an acclaimed author, poet, photographer, and literary critic whos work has appeared in a number of publications, including Mandala Literary Journal, The Amistad, and Callaloo. In addition to her work as Senior Writer/Contributing Editor for DV8 Weekly, she also composes book reviews for Library Journal. Her first novel, Chasing Eden, debuted to positive reviews. Razor Blades Between My Teeth, a poetry collection, will be released in April 2009, and her second novel, And Somehow We Were Happy, will be released in Fall 2009.