Olivia is currently a Assistant Professor of English, Creative Writing, in the Center for Writers at the University of Southern Mississippi. She is also a published fiction writer and poet having received several awards.
Olivia began her career as an actress on Any Day Now. A series which first aired in 1998 explored issues on racism and the recurrence over the years. She played the part of Kelly Sims Williams.
See more of Olivia's writing and upcoming books on her official website.
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