The Poetry Project

Alexis Pauline Gumbs

Alexis Pauline Gumbs stands in the sun wearing a white shirt and blue-green scarf, her/their hair lifted by the wind

Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a Queer Black Feminist Love Evangelist and an aspirational cousin to all life. She is/they are the author of several books, most recently Undrowned: Black Feminist Lessons from Marine Mammals and the co-founder of the Mobile Homecoming Trust, an intergenerational experiential living library of Black LBGTQ brilliance.