Kyla Marshell is a poet in New York. Her poems have appeared in a variety of publications, both online and in print, including: Blackbird, PMS poemmemoirstory, SPOOK Magazine, The November 3rd Club, and Eleven Eleven. She attended Spelman College, where she was a founding editor of Aunt Chloe, the College's literary magazine. More recently, she has shared her work and ideas at the Studio Museum of Harlem, Barnard College, the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA), Bluestockings Books, and Powerhouse Arena, among others. She is a graduate of the MFA program at Sarah Lawrence College, and a Cave Canem fellow.