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jon jon moore palacios

is a writer from Detroit. He studies afropessimism, poetry, and the paranormal. Jon Jon received his MA in African-American Studies from UC Berkeley, and has received fellowships from The Watering Hole, the Center for African Studies at UC Berkeley, the San Francisco Public Library, and Harvard Hutchins Center for African and African-American Research, among others. His scholarship and poetry has been published or is forthcoming in Black Agenda Report, Button Poetry, DRØME, Shade, TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies, Qui Parle: Critical Humanities and Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, and VINYL, among others. From 2019 to 2022, he hosted Abolitionish, a black politics and culture podcast. Jon Jon lives between Detroit and Mexico City, and he's working on a few things. He looks forward to chatting.

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