Krystal Sital was born in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, and moved to the United States in 1999. She is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir Secrets We Kept: Three Women of Trinidad. A PEN Award finalist and Hertog fellow, her work has appeared in Elle, The New York Times Magazine, Salon, The New York Times Well Section, Today’s Parent, The Caribbean Writer, and elsewhere. Krystal has taught creative writing; gender, sexuality, and culture; and peoples and cultures of the Caribbean at NJCU and FDU in New Jersey. She now teaches in the MFA program at Sierra Nevada College in Lake Tahoe.
Pact Press is proud to include “Feminist Role Model,” by Krystal Sital, in our upcoming anthology, Fury: Women’s Lived Experiences in the Age of Trump.