David Jackson Ambrose
David's debut novel, State of the Nation, was a finalist for the 2018 Lambda Literary Award.
His area of focus is creating worlds that highlight marginalized voices.
His spirit animal is Jane Fonda.
B.A. Africana Studies - University of Pennsylvania
M.A. Writing Studies - Saint Joseph's University
MFA Creative Writing - Temple University
He is currently working on a novella that explores the intersections of race, class, sexuality and mental illness in interactions with treatment and the prison industrial complex and the police state apparatus.
Awards and Recognition
- 2018 Lambda Literary Award - Finalist