Discipline: Literature

Jill Nelson

Discipline: Literature
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 1992, 1994, 2002
Jill Nelson is a prominent African-American journalist and novelist. She has written several books, including the autobiographical Volunteer Slavery: My Authentic Negro Experience, which won an American Book Award. She was professor of journalism at the City College of New York from 1998 to 2003.



Jill Nelson worked in the Calderwood studio.

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