Karisma Price is a Cave Canem fellow. Born and raised in New Orleans, LA, she holds a BA in creative writing from Columbia University and an MFA in poetry from New York University. Her work has appeared in Four Way Review, Narrative Magazine, Wildness, and elsewhere. She is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at Tulane University in New Orleans and along with Kwame Opoku-Duku III, she is a founding member of the Unbnd Collective.
In addition to poetry and creative non-fiction, Karisma has a deep interest in screenwriting, film, and photography. During her time at Columbia University, she served as the Creative Director of the Society for the Advancement of Underrepresented Filmmakers (SAUF) and was the Editor-in-Chief of Delta Kappa Alpha's (Columbia University's co-ed cinematic professional fraternity) Cinema Journal. In addition, she is a former intern at MSNBC, the New Orleans Video Access Center, and is currently writing a full-length screenplay.