Join the conversation about black lesbian and gay publishing at College of Staten Island with Lisa C. Moore of RedBone Press! Happening 7 p.m. March 29, 2017. Hosted by the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program, with co-sponsors Bertha Har...
Samiya Bashir has a new book out! Field Theories (Nightboat Books, March 1, 2017) is already getting rave reviews. Here's an excerpt from Publisher's Weekly: "In her third collection, Bashir (Gospel) displays an intriguingly multivalent approach ...
Join Alexis De Veaux and Bernice McFadden for "Black Women Writers and the Reimagination of American Culture," a talk in the Amistad Research Center's Conversations in Color series. Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at Ashé Cultural Arts Cent...
Join Alexis De Veaux, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Erin Sharkey and Junauda Petrus for "Rise Up: An Activist Conversation" on Feb. 8, 2017 at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA. See here for more information. Yabo will be available at the ev...
Please join Alexis De Veaux for a reading at Resistencia Bookstore, Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at 7 p.m. Hosted by allgo, the queer people of color organization of Texas. A big thank you to allgo and to Red Salmon Arts for making this reading of Yabo ...
Check out Alexis De Veaux at the Brooklyn Book Festival this weekend! At 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, she's joined on a "Queer Conflicts" panel by James Downs, Sarah Schulman, Mecca Jamilah Sullivan and Timothy Stewart-Winter. (This is a Brook...
Join us on Aug. 6 for OutWrite DC! Alexis De Veaux, author of Yabo, is a panelist for three events, linked here; and RedBone Press is vending. OutWrite DC is free and open to the public!
In celebration of June, the month of Pride, the National Book Foundation has released it LGBTQ reading list for 2016. Included in this year's list is Yabo, by Alexis De Veaux. We couldn't be more proud!
Read all about it here.
Congratulations to RedBone Press author Sharon Bridgforth on receiving a 2016 Doris Duke Artist Award in Theatre! We're so proud and happy for her!
Heads up, Minneapolis! The Loft Literary Center hosts "Black into the Future: An Evening with Alexis De Veaux" this Wed., March 9, 2016 at 7 p.m. Go here for more info. Books will be available at the event through Ancestry Books.
Join Alexis De Veaux and Janet Mock for "Conversations in Color" at Tulane University in New Orleans. De Veaux and Mock will discuss sexuality and identity in literature, from Yabo and Redefining Realness. Feb. 16, 2016, 6-8 p.m.; free, but ticket...
New poem by Samiya Bashir posted at Poetry Daily last week, Jan. 27, 2016: "Blackbody Curve."
Join Lambda Literary Award-winner Alexis De Veaux and guest readers Mary Anne Adams, Kelley Alexander and Frances Wood for a reading from Yabo! Thursday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Charis Books & More, 1189 Euclid Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA 30307. Book...
Alexis De Veaux delivers the 2015 Wallace Bacon lecture this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 at noon at Northwestern University's School of Communications. Her lecture, "Geographies of Difference: The Remix," is centered on an interactive reading of Yabo...
Check out Yvonne Fly Onakeme Etaghene as part of Naked Hearts in Toronto this weekend. Sponsored by Glad Day Bookshop. Go here to see the complete schedule!
If you're in the Bay Area, check the Sept. 3 issue of the San Francisco Bay Times. If not, you can read it here (flip to page 17).
Go see here!
RedBone Press is pleased to be vending at this year's OutWrite LGBT Book Festival in Washington, DC. OutWrite is a celebration of LGBT Literature. The weekend is full of book readings, writing workshops, book discussions, poetry readings and more....