Author Norrell Edwards

Norrell Edwards is a freelance writer and editor who is currently working on her PhD in English from the University of Maryland, College Park where she studies 20th and 21st century Black Diaspora Literature. She has written extensively on Haitian literature and memory for various peer-reviewed journals and edited collections. Moving to the DC metropolitan area from the New York metropolitan area has provided Norrell with a love for the vibrancy of big cities. Find out more about her freelance work on and follow her musings on Twitter @Norrellexplains.