Shay Lawz is a poet and interdisciplinary artist based in Jersey City, NJ. She works at the intersection of text and performance and thinks often about the relationship between sound and image, the body, and everything else that we call home. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Aster(ix), Big Big Wednesday, Winter Tangerine, and elsewhere.  She is a recent graduate of Brown University’s MFA program and the 2018 Roxane Gay poetry fellow for Jack Jones Literary Arts. Currently, she is at work on an interdisciplinary project.

Photo credit: Andrew Colarusso