Emily Raboteau

Emily Raboteau is the author of Lessons for Survival: Mothering Against “the Apocalypse”,  Searching for Zion, which received the American Book Award, and the novel The Professor’s Daughter.  She is a creative writing professor at the City College of New York (CUNY), and a contributing editor at Orion.



I AM A MOTHER raising Black children in New York City, which is unceded Munsee Lenape territory. Often, I am afraid for my children’s lives. Where my family lives, the storms are Continue reading