L.A. Jennings

About L.A. Jennings


L.A. Jennings is a writer and feminist thinker with a doctorate in Literary Studies and a passion for fighting sports. After ten years of training, competing, and coaching kickboxing, submission wrestling and Mixed Martial Arts, she is delighted to bring her dual passions of scholarly research and competitive martial arts into one comprehensive text. She’s a Knockout: a History of Women in Fighting Sports is the culmination of two seemingly divergent fields of academic and combative explored through the lens of feminism.

Although a true Southerner at heart, L.A. currently resides in Denver, Colorado, with her husband, Mike. The couple own Train.Fight.Win., a Mixed Martial Arts gym in downtown Denver that provides training for both male and female fighters.

Please contact L.A. at info@lajennings.com

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