To celebrate the release of Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean, we are thrilled to feature spotlights of a few of our Peekash Press collaborators throughout April, beginning today with CaribLit.
April 2014 News & Features
To celebrate the release of Elizabeth Nunez’s memoir, Not for Everyday Use, Johnny Temple spoke with Elizabeth Nunez (author of eight novels, including Boundaries and Anna In-Between) and Tayari Jones (author of Silver Sparrow, The Untelling, and Leaving Atlanta) about teaching, writing, family, memory, and more.
To celebrate April’s Autism Awareness Month and Drawing Autism, edited by Jill Mullin, Akashic is pleased to feature spotlights of organizations that benefit people with autism. Today, we’re thrilled to feature Pure Vision Arts, a Manhattan-based art studio and gallery for people with autism and various developmental disabilities, and the location of the Drawing Autism launch event.
The doing didn’t take long to get done. It was a hot night at the end of October, just at the time in Brisbane when the jacaranda have almost all fallen to the ground and the frangipani are blossoming on the trees. Frankie and Johnnie were spread around the deck of the small house that she rented in Annerley. 10 pm on Friday night and they hadn’t made it out . . .
Jill Mullin, editor of Drawing Autism, appeared at the United Nations headquarters on April 2nd in honor of World Autism Awareness Day! [photos]
David Yow fans, now’s your chance to grab some EXCLUSIVE fan gear by preordering David Yow’s Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats!
To celebrate the release of Bernardine Evaristo’s Mr. Loverman, we’re very pleased to feature Chapter One in its entirety!
Featured: Black Interest
- The Family Mansion
- Even in Paradise
- The Spring Thrills Digit
- Mr. Loverman
- Haiti Noir 2: The Classics
- Black Marks
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- Tales of the Out & the Gone
- Coming Up Hot: Eight New Poets from the Caribbean
- Bronx Biannual Issue No. 2: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature
- Addis Ababa Noir (Ethiopia)