Veronica Chambers

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Veronica Chambers, author of Finish the Fight!, is best known for her critically acclaimed memoir, Mama's Girl. In addition to editing Past Tense at The New York Times, she has recently created the anthology, celebrating the former first lady, The Meaning of Michelle, and edited the upcoming Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. Born in Panama and raised in Brooklyn, she writes often about her Afro-Latina heritage. Veronica speaks, reads, and writes Spanish, but she is truly fluent in Spanglish. Visit her website at, or find her on Twitter @vvchambers.

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