Jenn Polish

Jenn Polish is the author of two young adult fantasy novels, Lunav and Lost Boy, Found Boy. Queer found family, a lot of rebellious shenanigans, and teenage romance play strongly amidst magic and holomatrixes in these two books. They’ve taught Theatre and English in the CUNY system and in 2019 they got their PhD in English from the CUNY Graduate Center, where they studied the racialization of mental health in young adult writing spaces (and a lot of lesbian fan fiction). They’re currently a Lifestyle News Writer for and a contributor to (which means they get to write about identity, mental health, and lifting heavy weights). They live with their wife and fantasies of having multiple puppies.