i wear a lot of hats.

alea adigweme is a freelance (ghost)writer/editor, artist, educator, and doctoral student.

her written work has been published by bustle, fightland, gawker, the iowa review blog, and racialicious. she's a semi-regular contributor to iowa city's little village.

alea is the author of birdbolt idolatry, a poetry chapbook published by {dancing girl press}, and she's working on a book-length essay.


based in: iowa city -- frequents: pdx + nyc