CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BLACK LESBIANS: WE ARE THE REVOLUTION! a special issue of Sinister Wisdom edited by JP Howard with Amber Atiya! A call for work from black lesbian** poets, fiction/non-fiction writers, playwrights, and visual artists!

Deadline to submit to this themed issue has been EXTENDED from 12/31/16 to 01/21/2017! Please share widely.

**NOTE: We are using “lesbian” as an INCLUSIVE TERM and look forward to receiving submissions from black writers and visual artists who are somewhere on the lesbian spectrum, whatever that means to YOU!

CFS details on SINISTER WISDOM website:

All submissions via SUBMITTABLE

Email [email protected] with questions:

Editor JP Howard with Amber Atiya seek creative work by womyn who self-identify as black lesbians for a special issue of Sinister Wisdom, a multicultural lesbian literary and arts journal. This issue celebrates the lives of black lesbians.

We seek creative work from black lesbian writers and invite you to bring all the parts of yourself to the page. This issue is inspired by legendary black lesbian poet, Pat Parker, who once said: “The day all the different parts of me can come along, we would have what I would call a revolution.” This issue aims to create a revolution of words.


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