Friday, April 22, 2011

Antoinette Brim to read at Cave Canem's Willow Books Showcase

Willow Books authors showcase their dynamic range with readings by Tara Betts, Antoinette Brim, Curtis Crisler, Reginald Flood, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Derrick Harriell, Lita Hooper, Randall Horton, Alan King and Karen Williams. Willow Willow Books develops, publishes & promotes work by African American writers. Learn more about Willow Books at
Date: May 6, 2011
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Cave Canem, 20 Jay Street, Suite 310-A, Brooklyn, NY. Click here for more info.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

The Tide is In! - The Tidal Basin Review publishes Brim's essay "Passing in the Age of Obama" & poem "We, on the Ground"

In The Black Issue (Spring 2011 E-Issue), enjoy the creative works of 30 talented writers, 18 of them responding to the national phenomena of Post-Race and Post-Blackness. Also, catch up with poet, photographer, and Featured Artist, Thomas Sayers Ellis, as he and 17 other contemporary writers touch base in a collaborative interview. “Down Atlantis” by Rickey Laurentis, the center-featured Series Poet is available only in the Print Issue available for purchase now. View the full E-Issue and order your print copy of The Black Issue Tidal Basin Review at

Spring 2011 Contributors: Makalani Bandele, Janee J. Baugher, Antoinette Brim, Lisa Cheby, Desiree Cooper, Mitchell L. H. Douglas, Leola Dublin MacMillan, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Jonterri Gadson, Hoke S. Glover (Brother Yao), Rain C. Gomez, Niki Herd, Ailish Hopper, Honorée Fanonne Jeffers, Cole Krawitz, Rickey Laurentiis, AJ Ong, Jeremy Paden, Maya Pindyck, Khadijah Queen, Ed Roberson, Tacuma Roeback, Sally Rusk, Claude Clayton Smith, Bianca Spriggs, Enzo Silon Surin, Tammy L. Tillotson, Norman Waksler, Afaa Michael Weaver, and Leon Weinmann.