Anya Shukla

Anya Shukla is a high school senior at Lakeside School. She is passionate about writing, reading, and racial equity in the arts. In her free time, she enjoys baking with her little sister. This article was written on special assignment for The Seattle Times through the TeenTix Press Corps, a teen arts journalism program sponsored by TeenTix (teentix.org), a youth empowerment and arts access nonprofit organization.