Tanna is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Oakland CA. She uses comics and drawing as a way to map her relationship to the Black Diaspora, and to interrogate the utility of Black presence (or absence) in historical and mythical spaces.

Her comics appear or are forthcoming in LAAB Magazine, The Nib and various anthologies including Black Comix Returns and Cosmic Underground: A Grimoire of Black Speculative Content. She is currently a Political Power Fellow at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 2018-19.