Transporting readers to the past while illuminating the lives of those who are rarely acknowledged, Marlen Elliot Harrison is a writer, educator, autoethnographer, and journalist specializing in historical fiction, fragrance, and cultural research.


The AutoEthnographer is Marlen's award-winning, non-profit, open-access, peer-reviewed literary and arts magazine dedicated to presenting the creative side of autoethnography, a qualitative research method uniting ethnography and autobiography that utilizes lived experience as evidence with which to explore cultural phenomena. ISSN: 2833-1400