Tara Betts

Tara Betts is the author of Break the Habit and Arc & Hue. She is also one of the co-editors of The Beiging of America: Personal Narratives About Being Mixed Race in the 21st Century and editor of a critical edition of Philippa Duke Schuyler's long out-of-print memoir Adventures in Black and White. Her work has appeared in Essence, Nylon, and numerous anthologies. She has taught at Rutgers University, University of Illinois-Chicago, and as part of the MFA faculty at Chicago State University.