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08.11 2017

Tagg profile of RedBone Press at 20

Lee Perine of MakersLab DC profiled RedBone Press publisher Lisa C. Moore for Tagg magazine here.
08.10 2017

20th anniversary of does your mama know? in DC!

Makers Lab and ZAMI at Busboys and Poets present a 20th anniversary celebration of does your mama know? An Anthology of Black Lesbian Coming Out Stories. Join RedBone Press founder and editor Lisa C. Moore, in conversation with Michelé Prince, bl...
03.16 2017

Lisa C. Moore at College of Staten Island March 29!

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...
03.16 2017

Samiya Bashir's Field Theories!

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 ...
03.16 2017

Alexis De Veaux in New Orleans March 16, 2017!

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...
01.31 2017

Alexis De Veaux at Western Washington University, Feb. 8, 2017

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...
09.20 2016

Alexis De Veaux in Austin, TX Sept. 23-24!

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 ...
09.14 2016

Alexis De Veaux at Brooklyn Book Festival Sept. 17-18!

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...
07.29 2016

Alexis De Veaux at OutWrite DC Aug. 6!

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!
06.24 2016

National Book Foundation's Pride Month List

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!
06.04 2016

Lisa C. Moore named Lambda Literary's LGBT Publishing Pro of 2015

Read all about it here.
05.03 2016

Sharon Bridgforth is a Doris Duke Awardee!

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!
03.21 2016

Lisa C. Moore at June Jordan Symposium March 25, 2016

03.07 2016

Black into the Future: Alexis De Veaux in Minneapolis

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.
01.31 2016

Alexis De Veaux and Janet Mock at Tulane University Feb. 16, 2016

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...
01.31 2016

"Blackbody Curve" by Samiya Bashir

New poem by Samiya Bashir posted at Poetry Daily last week, Jan. 27, 2016: "Blackbody Curve."
11.02 2015

Alexis De Veaux reads at Charis Books Nov. 12!

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...
10.25 2015

Alexis De Veaux presents 2015 Wallace Bacon lecture Oct. 28, 2015

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...
10.14 2015

Yvonne Fly Onakeme Etaghene in Toronto Oct. 16-18, 2015

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!
09.13 2015

Interview with Yvonne Fly in San Francisco Bay Times

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).