Rowan Lynam is a journalist, poet, photographer, and student currently working out of Chicago, IL.
They were born in Charleston, South Carolina and earned a BA in English Literature with a focus in refugee and migratory lit. They served as the editor in chief of Clemson's newspaper and on the It's On Us national committee to prevent sexual assault. Their journalism focuses on underserved communities, and they are currently pursuing projects concerning immigrant detention, free speech on college campuses, and transgender women in Chicago.
Their poetry and creative writing has earned them publication and award recognition, and they continue to pursue new and experimental forms of voice.
Rowan is agender, and uses they/them pronouns.