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Meet Our 2020 Summer Intern!

#Blkgrlswurld Press is excited to announce we have a new intern working with us this summer! Nicole Cuellar is an illustrator who is passionate about photography and music. Her work consists of sensual yet fierce women, portraits, surrealism, and a love for horror art. She is a new graduate from The Fashion Institute of Technology […]

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Join Us For Virtual Exhibitions In May

 

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Punk Fest & Zine Fair Recap

Holy shit! My sister and I have been dreaming about the opportunity to host an event for a few years now. A community of Black womxn moshing for Black joy and Black lives. Beautiful brown bodies moving to crazy metal music under the bright heat of a summer day. Having fun without a care in […]

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View this post on Instagram We created the zine to celebrate our favorite music. I don’t know how many other WoC are interested in this music but every time I table an event and a young black girl runs up to our artwork & proclaims, “This is me! I see myself!” I know we are […]

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In the Scene: Chris L.Terry Writer of Black Card: A Novel

I had the opportunity to interview Chris L. Terry about his newest novel and I am excited to have him participate in #BLKGRLSWURLD first ever Punks of Color Panel Talk this Friday September 27th, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA at the Institute of Contemporary Art. Don’t miss out on the chance to meet Chris L. Terry in person! On Thursday September 26th, 2019 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Chris will be having a book talk and book signing at Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee and Books in Philadelphia too!

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WP: ‘Publishing is still a business that is owned by white men’: Three women on race and genre

Really enjoyed this episode which interviews three WoC authors. Give a listen by Clicking Here “Martine Powers talks with N.K. Jemisin, Jasmine Guillory and Lauren Wilkinson about challenging narrow perceptions of race in literary genres. And Marian Liu on the segregation of American music awards.” “Science fiction also faces the problem of inequality in the publishing […]

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#Blkgrlswurld talks heavy music on bitchface podcast ;)

You can learn more about bitchface HERE

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Making books at CBA


 

 


 
 


 


 

 

 View this post on Instagram Daww ✨Look at these stab-bound books my students made in our “How to Start a Small-Press” class @centerforbookarts . . #artistbooks #selfpublishing #zines #blkgrlswurld #christinalong #bookarts A post shared by #Blkgrlswurld ZINE (@blkgrlswurld_zine) on Jul 10, 2019 at 8:25am PDT

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Join us for workshops at the Center for Book Arts this July

Anyone can be an artist, a writer or make a book. We’re going to show you how! Join us this July at the NYC Center for Book Arts. #Blkgrlswurld will be teaching two workshops: How to start your own small press (Tuesdays from July 2-30. 6-9pm) Exploring how prose and book form work together (Weekend […]

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“Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.” — Franz Kafka