Portrait of Glory Edim

Glory Edim

Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, an online book club-turned-literary festival that celebrates the uniqueness of Black literature and sisterhood. Well-Read Black Girl’s mission is to increase the visibility of Black women writers and initiate meaningful conversation with readers using social media. 

Glory has worked as a creative strategist for over 10 years at start-ups and cultural institutions, including Kickstarter, the New York Foundation for the Arts and The Webby Awards. She is currently working on her first anthology project, Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves, to be published by Random House in 2018.