Dr. Shamika Ann Mitchell is English faculty at Rockland Community College, State University of New York. Her interests are Hip Hop, American literature, comics, popular culture, ethnicity, identity, and subjectivity. She is the creator of #SalaamFandom, which celebrates and uplifts Muslims in all aspects of fandom. Her writing has been published in various texts, including Unstable Masks: Whiteness and American Superhero Comics, Black Muslim Reads, and Icons of Hip Hop. She serves as Editor for Unstoppable Comics and RAE Comics. She is a member of Women in Comics (WinC) NYC Collective International and is Editor-in-Chief of WinC Magazine.