Shayla Lawson

Shayla Lawson is the author of THIS IS MAJOR: NOTES ON DIANA ROSS, DARK GIRLS & BEING DOPE (Harper Perennial, 2020) and the forthcoming decolonial queer travel memoir IT’S ON (Tiny Reparations/ Penguin RandomHouse, 2024). They have written for Tin House, PAPER, ESPN, Salon, Guernica, Vulture, and New York Magazine. They currently live in Los Angeles.