Folio Contest Winner: Backseat Freestyle (The Time I Got Arrested at Afropunk)

Jasmine Salters is a scholar, essayist, backpacker, and occasional lecturer partial to cross-genre writing that centers what moves, flourishes, and resists at the margin. Her essays, articles, and book reviews have appeared in publications such as GawkerHuffPostPublic Books, and The Feminist Wire, among others. She is currently working on a collection of linked essays based on her award-winning dissertation, which centers the experiences of women of color in the commercial sex industry and the relationship between race, gender, intimacy, and capitalism. Tweet her at @backofftrack.

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