Jaelani Turner-Williams

Jaelani Turner-Williams is a freelance writer based in Columbus, Ohio, contributing monthly as Senior Writer at (614) Magazine. Along with (614), she has also written for the likes of Billboard, Genius, MTV News, Vice, and more. Inspired by Columbus writing veterans Hanif Abdurraqib and Jacqueline Woodson, Jaelani focuses strongly on cultural pieces, especially within music, sexuality, feminism and social criticism.


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