Sycorax's Daughters, a new volume of "dark fiction and poetry" all written by Black women explores the intimate details of cultural nuance, race, and gender. Additionally, Sycorax's Daughters works in writer and activist Walidah Imarisha's words, "as a visionary space where Black women explore horror on their own terms." And it is through this specific intimacy with the horrific, that art such as the written word can act as a space of agency for those passionate about wielding a pen. Contributing writer Eden Royce envisions Sycorax's Daughters as "a burgeoning field of black women's creative horror fiction" and I couldn't agree more.
Additional Contributors: Tiffany Austin – Tracey Baptiste – Regina N. Bradley – Patricia E. Canterbury – Crystal Connor – Joy M. Copeland – Amber Doe – Tish Jackson – Valjeanne Jeffers – Tenea D. Johnson – R. J. Joseph – A. D. Koboah Nicole Givens Kurtz – Kai Leakes – A. J. Locke – Carole McDonnell – Dana T. McKnight – LH Moore – L. Penelope – Zin E. Rocklyn – Eden Royce – Kiini Ibura Salaam – Andrea Vocab Sanderson – Nicole D. Sconiers – Cherene Sherrard – RaShell R. Smith-Spears – Sheree Renée Thomas – Lori Titus – Tanesha Nicole Tyler – Deborah Elizabeth Whaley – L. Marie Wood – K. Ceres Wright – Deana Zhollis
Sycorax's Daughters is available now!
In Atlanta, GA? There will be a Sycorax's Daughters panel discussion at the Auburn Avenue Research Library on Sunday, March 19th from 3:00 to 5:00PM! Event details here.
Edited by Kinitra Brooks, PhD.
Linda D. Addison
Susana Morris, PhD.
Like on Facebook
Cedar Grove Publishing provides books that celebrate diversity and being true to yourself while overcoming adversity to achieve success. We provide an outlet for disparate and diverse voices to express themselves through words, pictures and technology. This is done in various genres and niches through targeted platforms and fun publishing programs. www.cedargrovebooks.com. And follow us: