Advocates for increased inclusion of such works in libraries, academic curricula and bookstores.

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What we do

Fire & Ink is recognized as the most influential supporter and advocate for GLBTQ writers of African descent. In order to achieve this important mission Fire & Ink may:
* Sponsor biennially an internationally focused forums for the scholarly and…

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“Mixing “page” and “stage” poets with fiction writers, filmmakers, playwrights, journalists and academics at all stages of their careers, the groundbreaking Fire & Ink: A Writers Festival for GLBT People of African Descent, held in Chicago in 2002…

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Since 2002 Fire & Ink, Inc. has strengthened, encouraged and inspired lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and same-gender-loving writers (LGBTQ/SGL) of African descent. Our most recent festival, Fire & Ink III, is a testament to…

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