Tafari Lumumba was born in east Denver, Colorado and graduated from Colorado College with a degree in English: Creative Writing. As a Watson Fellow, he has travelled extensively through Latin America, studying storytelling and folktales. He is currently a student at Yale Law School and wishes to serve his old neighborhood as a civil rights attorney and community organizer. While unraveling the mysteries of substantive due process, he remains active in his east Denver community and is currently writing a non-fiction work about social justice in Latin America. Readers can reach Tafari at tafari.lumumbaC2020@gmail.com.