LeConté Dill

LeConté Dill was born and raised in South Central Los Angeles. She holds degrees from Spelman College, UCLA, and UC Berkeley, and is the Director of Public Health Practice and a Clinical Associate Professor at NYU. LeConté has participated in VONA Voices and Cave Canem workshops and was a 2016 Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop Fellow. Her work has been published in journals such as Poetry Magazine, Mom Egg Review, Berfrois, The Killens Review of Arts & Letters, Journal of Poetry Therapy, and The Feminist Wire. LeConté and her husband Umberto are creating a homeplace together in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn.

LeConté’s “We Who Weave” is residing here.