Jaha Zainabu

Jaha Zainabu is a poet, photographer and visual artist from Long Beach, California currently residing in Los Angeles. She is the author of two previous books, THE SCIENCE OF CHOCOLATE MILK MAKING (Telepoetics Press) and THE CORNERS OF MY SHAPING (Penmanship Press). Jaha has also created a one woman show called Journey and has a cd with the same title. Her other cd is called Simple like a daisy and her audiobook is The soundtrack to my together. Jaha is the artist-in-residence for a social justice organization called WomanPreach which travels throughout the United States and is also an instructor with Community Literature Initiative based in Los Angeles. She has toured her work in many churches, colleges, schools, theatres and poetry venues. She is currently working on her second one woman show which will begin its run in Los Angeles.

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