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Quincy Jones

Term Associate


English, First Year Foundation


415B Barnard Hall


Quincy Scott Jones is an educator and author of two books of poetry: The T-Bone Series (Whirlwind Press, 2009) and How to Kill Yourself Instead of Your Children (C&R Press, 2021).  His work has appeared in the African American Review, The North American Review, the Bellingham Review, Love Jawns: A Mixtape, and The Feminist Wire as well as such anthologies as Resisting Arrest: Poems to Stretch the Sky, COVID Chronicles: A Comics Anthology, Black Lives Have Always Mattered: A Collection of Essays, Poems, and Personal Narratives and Drawn to Marvel: Poems from the Comic BooksWith Nina Sharma he co-curates Blackshop, a column that thinks about allyship between BIPOC artists.  His graphic narrative, >BlackNerd<, is in the works.

  • MFA, Sarah Lawrence College
  • MA, Temple University
  • BA, Brown University