Photograph by Jillisa Hope Millner
UWG alumna Kaia Alderson is the author of Sisters in Arms, a historical fiction account of the 6888– the only all women’s battalion in World War II. She has a passion for discovering “hidden figures” in African-American women’s history, like the 6888 battalion. Under the name Kaia Danielle, she has also published romantic comedy, historical romance and comic short stories. She was a participant in the creative writing workshops by Callaloo Journal, Voices of Our Nation (VONA), Hurston/Wright Foundation, Kweli Journal, and The Second City.
Visit Kaia Alderson's website: KAIAWRITES