Editor, Consultant

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

James Braxton Peterson is a professional writer, editor, and consultant from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He provides writing and editing services, as well as consulting services for diversity, equity, and inclusion to a wide range of clients. Peterson has a PhD in English from the University of Pennsylvania where his academic research focused on African American literature and black popular culture.  As a columnist for The Philadelphia Citizen Peterson spent much of 2020 penning a series of articles about racial disparities in the pandemic called “The Color of Coronavirus.” Peterson continues to write about race and culture for the Citizen.

"Writers write, teachers teach, activists act …but a good scholar does all of the above."
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