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In the Hands of a Poet-Priestess: Thank you, Sunni Patterson

“Blackness was rippling across the auditorium, turning the air—and I felt it then, Sunni’s voice igniting the star-white text with a vitality that began but would not end in that room.”

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Share Anything

The power of self-publishing

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Depths As Well As Distances

On the heels of yesterday’s celebration of fathers, here is Kalamu ya Salaam’s loving and thoughtful tribute to his friend, collaborator, and mentor, Tom Dent. This poem is one of the many gems in Salaam’s 2021 collection Cosmic Deputy, available here. Featured image by Richard Mortel, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

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Supporting Transgender Athletes

Letting trans people be who they are—and do what they love

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My Summer Reading List

Diving back into the literary pool

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UNO Press at the Author Awards

In celebration of literary talent

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Just Playing

On Pet Rats, “Domestic Arthropods,” and the Importance of Play

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When Poetry Comes to Life

Honoring three I AM NEW ORLEANS poets, along with the inciting work of Marcus B. Christian, to kick off National Poetry Month

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A Celebration of Women’s History Month

Appreciating diverse female perspectives through memoir, prose, and poems

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The Pets of UNO Press

Introducing the critters in our staff’s lives