Born in 1990, Jordan E. Franklin is a poet born and raised in Brooklyn. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brooklyn College in 2012 earning a BFA in Creative Writing. An avowed lover of music, her tastes and preferences often pepper her poems. She can frequently be found performing in various reading series around NYC including "Having A Whiskey Coke With You" and "The Buzzards' Banquet."
A newly admitted candidate to Stony Brook Southampton's MFA program in Creative Writing, she will begin her studies in the Fall.