Three new anthologies, including The FSG Poetry Anthology.
Three new anthologies including Living Nations, Living Words: An Anthology of First Peoples Poetry and There’s a Revolution Outside, My Love: Letters From a Crisis.
Writer Rachel Syme’s pen pal matching program has connected more than nine thousand correspondents from over fifty countries during the pandemic.
“I continue pushing and trudging through blanketing whiteness so heavy it often obstructs my vision.”
“I would like to be among the crop of Black writers who emerged from the ashes of a torched racist system.”
“The list of what you can’t do is endless because I know how quickly #blackboyjoy can become #sayhisname.”
“If you, too, hear the voice of white supremacy ringing in your ear, know that writing is resistance.”
“I fear that this moment will not last long enough.”
“Telling stories of ourselves that offer not comfort but complexity is the way to maintain an honest dialogue.”
“These acts of solidarity are worthless if you are not consistently supporting and standing up for us every single day.”