Biography

Terra Graziani is a researcher and tenants’ rights activist based in Los Angeles, California. She founded and co-directs the Los Angeles chapter of the Anti Eviction Mapping Project (AEMP), a digital storytelling collective documenting dispossession and resistance in solidarity with gentrifying communities through research, oral history, and data work. Before this, she organized with AEMP in the San Francisco Bay Area and worked in the tenant movement at the Eviction Defense Collaborative and Tenants Together. She is currently Research and Policy Coordinator at The Los Angeles Center for Community Law and Action (LACCLA). Terra earned her Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning at UCLA and her Bachelor’s degree in Social and Cultural Geography at UC Berkeley