Jemma is a writer and interdisciplinary artist, whose work has appeared or is forthcoming in Fugue, The Journal, Iron Horse Literary Review, Lunch Ticket, Blood Orange Review, The Fourth River, Writer’s Foundry Review, Barzakh, Okay Donkey, Northwest Review, Tupelo Quarterly, The Ilanot Review, EcoTheo Review, Thin Air, Canyon Voices Literary and Art Magazine, Ethel Zine, and FEED Lit, among others. Her poems were recently selected as finalists for the Iron Horse Literary Review 2022 PhotoFinish, the Foundry Prize in Poetry, and the Orison Books Best Spiritual Literature Award in Poetry. She received her BA from Wellesley College and PhD in Romance Languages and Literatures from Princeton University, where she taught for four years.