Jekeva is a writer, filmmaker, playwright, and not-so amateur chef. Actively writing, directing, and producing prose and drama for over 10 years, she is now proud to add teacher to her list (though, she has lectured in colleges on the east coast, and presented workshops at the Richard Hugo House). Jekeva has many loves: sign language, the circus, classic rock, and Star Trek to name a few. Some of her favorite authors Include Hemingway (despite what feminists say), Fitzgerald, Chekhov, Shakespeare, Kafka, Maile Meloy, Adam Haslett, Denis Johnson, Jhumpa Lahiri, and ZZ Packer.
- Courses taught by Jekeva Phillips: