Lexus Phillips


Spelman College


Memphis, Tennessee

Academic Concentration: 

Comparative Women's Studies


Lexus is a third year student at Spelman College, originally from Memphis, TN. She is a Comparative Women's Studies major, focusing on gender and sexuality, and minoring in Sociology. She is passionate in her belief that building relationships between communities is the best way to understand, celebrate, and work across difference. As a poet, she is particularly interested in the use of creative arts as both a healing practice for marginalized communities, and a tool to use in social resistance movements. Her specific interest areas for activism include queer people of color, comprehensive sex education, and education access.
Internship final reports: 
2016Advocates for Youth
PDF icon Lexus Phillips - Final Report.pdf