Robin Coste Lewis is an American author and poet. She is famous for her book, Voyage of the Sable Venus. Lewis is in the Ph.D. program at the University of Southern California.
Robin Coste Lewis was born in Compton, California. Her family is of African-American origin from New Orleans. Lewis has a MFA degree from New York University. Lewis was declared the Goldwater fellow in poetry at the New York University. She did her masters in Sanskrit and in comparative religious literature from Harvard Divinity School.