Dominique Russell is a writer, activist, scholar and teacher. She is the author of Instructions for Dreamers (Swimmers Group); Kensington, I Remember (Russell Creek Press); Taking the Waking Slow (Balmer Press); and the editor of Rape in Art Cinema (Bloomsbury). The co-founder and current chair of Friends of Kensington Market, she is also one of the founders of the Kensington Market Land Trust. She teaches French to new immigrants.
Dominique is a Short Form 2011 mentee.