Kia McCall Barnes, also known as Kia Comedy, is an Atlanta based LGBTQ comedian who is currently touring with her signature “Lez Laugh” shows, based upon her experiences growing up in church, as an educator, as the 11th of 12 siblings, and as a married lesbian in an interracial relationship in the South. She has performed with many prominent comedians, including Luenell, Comedian Shang, and TK Kirkland, and is the host of SVTV Network’s “Queer Comedy Jam.”
Kia recently completed a Fulbright Research Fellowship to study abroad in Belize, and her research is published and implemented in American school curricula. Kia has also been published in “Curve” Magazine.
More about Kia can be viewed on her website, http://www.kiacomedy.com.