Akilah Hughes

Akilah Hughes is a writer, stand-up comedian, and YouTuber residing in Brooklyn, NY. She's a Sundance Labs Fellow, and  Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House, is publishing a collection of her personal essays in Fall 2017. Her comedic YouTube channel, "It's Akilah, Obviously!" has amassed more than 120,000 subscribers. Go subscribe.