Kenya Hunt

Kenya Hunt

Author, Broadcaster, Journalist

Kenya Hunt is an American, London-based, writer and editor whose award-winning work spans two continents.

In September 2019, she became the Fashion Director of Grazia UK after having previously worked as the Deputy Editor of ELLE UK. She has written articles for The Guardian, American Vogue, InStyle, Marie Claire, The Evening Standard and more and is a former contributor to Kenya is a highly sought after voice on issues pertaining to the cross section of fashion, representation and identity and has appeared on BBC Breakfast, BBC Woman’s Hour, Sky News, Lifetime Television and more. As the founder of R.O.O.M. Mentoring, she advocates for greater diversity within the fashion industry by providing a supportive network for some of the best and brightest aspiring designers, journalists and image makers of colour London has to offer.

Kenya Hunt @KenyaNHunt

Our piece @CBSNews: How the Black Lives Matter movement has affected the #fashion industry @KenyaNHunt @Ozwald_Boateng @BeverlyJohnson1

I believe the Republican members of Congress who have incited this domestic terror attack through their attempts to overturn the election must face consequences. They have broken their sacred Oath of Office.

I will be introducing a resolution calling for their expulsion.

For the record this was the US Capitol during the BLM Protestors

"A powerful collection that is very much of the present moment of resistance but will also endure." #kirkus star for @KenyaNHunt @GraziaUK

"@KenyaNHunt is interested in the joys of being Black, centering Black women in each of her essays and making space for more."

"This is an outstanding collection of Black womanhood, motherhood, mourning and magic. Endlessly readable, Hunt’s writing will stick with you, as will the messages of the stories she shares." @msmagazine on @KenyaNHunt's Girl Gurl Grrrl (out now):

GIRL is out in Stateside bookstores today!

Happy Publication Day to you sis!

Are you looking for a new playlist to get your Saturday off to a great start?

@KenyaNHunt has curated the #GirlWeSeeYou playlist including songs that feature in or are in the spirit of her book Girl: Essays on Black Womanhood.


.@hellogiggles' 'Best New Books to Read in December' includes Girl Gurl Grrrl by @KenyaNHunt and The Love Curse of Melody McIntyre by @robin_talley:

Check out @KenyaNHunt discussing her new stunning book, Girl: Essays on Black womanhood on @2QueensInAPod_ now!

Provocative, heartbreaking and frequently hilarious, Girl illuminates what it means to be black, a woman and a global citizen in our every changing world.

Girl: Essays on Black womanhood by @KenyaNHunt is out now in hardback.


Thank you Queen! 🙏🏾

Don't miss @KenyaNHunt on @SkyNews RIGHT NOW talking about her new book, Girl; Essays on Black womanhood, which is out today! #GirlWeSeeYou

Publication Day post! My book, GIRL: Essays on Black Womanhood is out in the U.K. today!

Congratulations @KenyaNHunt!!! via @BoF

'Valuable' @guardian
'Put this on your reading list, pronto' @Dazed
'If any book should enrich - and disrupt - your life, let it be this' @BazaarUK

You can pre-order the hardback of Girl: Essays on Black womanhood by @KenyaNHunt now: