​​Marisa L. Manuel

​​Marisa L. Manuel (any pronouns) is a PhD student in fiction at Georgia State University. She received her MFA from the University of Memphis, where she served as managing editor of The Pinch. She has volunteered as an accessibility coordinator for the International Asexuality Conference and an organizer for International Asexuality Day. She is also the founder of Ace Chat, an asexual and aromantic visibility platform. Her publications are present or forthcoming in HuffPost, Pleiades, Cosmonauts Avenue, and others.