Kishonna L Gray, an associate professor in Writing, Rhetoric, and Digital Studies at the University of Kentucky, will discuss “Intersectional Tech: Black Praxis in Digital Communities” at 2:30 p.m. EST, Friday, Feb. 25, at the University of Cincinnati’s Taft Research Center.
Wednesday Nite Write: Time Travel
Write a story about time travel during Palindrome Week! A palindrome is “a word, phrase, or sequence that reads the same backward as forward, e.g., madam.”
African American Folklore in the 21st Century, Part 1
In the first of a series of posts, Midwest BSFA member Renee Tecco discusses African American folklore as it relates to Black speculative fiction.Continue reading “African American Folklore in the 21st Century, Part 1”
UnderWorld Black Arts Festival on March 3
Midwest BSFA member Napoleon Maddox is auctioning off one of his creations at next month’s UnderWorld Black Arts Festival at Wave Pool! Click here to register for the event!
Wednesday Nite Write: Robots
Write a story inspired by this sign.
Co-Founder Featured on Women of Cincy Website
This month, our co-founder, Aiesha, was featured on the local women-focused website Women of Cincy, discussing her journey through geekdom. Check it out!
Wednesday Nite Write: E-Carceration
Write a story about a whole neighborhood that is e-carcerated based on this story from The Crime Report.
Wednesday Nite Write: Black Futures
It’s Black History Month but we want to talk about the future with this writing prompt.