Talia Franks

Events and Communications Coordinator Americorps VISTA

Talia Franks (they/them) is a poet, writer, and translator born and raised in Massachusetts. They’ve written multiple articles for Black Girls Create and Nerdist and they are a contributor to These Bewitching Bonds: A Black Girls Create Anthology. Their poetry has also appeared in the Brandeis University publications Jaded and Ebony Axis. They are an alum of the Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference and of the Columbia Publishing Course, and earned a Master of Arts in Comparative Humanities from Brandeis University. When not reading, writing, podcasting, or translating, Talia enjoys hiking, meditation, spending time with friends and family, indexing their personal library, and trying to find more time in their schedule to read.