Kamilah Aisha Moon
AALBC Mourns the Passing of Poet, Kamilah Aisha Moon, in September of 2021
Kamilah Aisha Moon (September 5, 1973 – September 24, 2021), a native of Nashville, TN, work has
been featured in several journals and anthologies, including Harvard Review,
A recipient of fellowships to the Cave Canem Foundation, the Prague Summer Writing Institute, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA, and the Vermont Studio Center, Moon was also a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award and the Audre Lorde Award from the Publishing Triangle. Moon holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Sarah Lawrence College. She currently (2014) lives in Brooklyn, NY.