Category: events

Dr. Cathy Cohen

Not the Civil Rights Movement – Queering Black Liberation

To commemorate the weekend of Dr. King’s birth, as LGBTQI people of African Descent who are writers, publishers, documentarians, poets, content creators, living ancestors, we are often riddled with questions on how to adequately approach conversations of race and sexual orientation in our work.

Best wishes from Fire & Ink!

Fire & Ink wishes to extend our best wishes to all of the nominees for the 2009 Lambda Literary Awards. The finalists’ list will be announced on or around March 15, 2009.

Don’t Miss Fire & Ink Presents! at Atlanta Pride

Fire & Ink Presents! 10 a.m.-12 noon Saturday, August 30, 2008 W Hotel Atlanta Midtown, 188 14th St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 So far this year Fire & Ink Presents! has been working to produce outstanding literary events at seven different Black Pride celebrations.

Fire & Ink Presents! Literary Love in St. Louis

Our ongoing journey to bring the literary love of LGBTQ Black writers to Black Gay Pride events across the country has continued all summer. Next up? Meet us in St. Louis! Join author Tim’m West and many others at St.

Walk Like a Man — Coming to ATL!

Based on the best-selling book of the same name by best-selling author Laurinda D. Brown, “Walk Like A Man – The Play” is sex with an attitude for women of all ages and ethnicities.

Missed the festivities? We got you covered.

Missed us in Portland or Newark? Well fear not! Because we’re just getting started. Stay tuned for more information about upcoming Fire & Ink Presents! events, as well as continuing programming from Fire & Ink that you won’t want to miss.

Fire & Ink Presents! in Newark

The first Fire & Ink Presents! event at DC Pride was a hit! The work was amazing and the audience was juiced. You? What’d you think? Let us know! Us? We’re keepin’ it movin on to Newark, New Jersey! Come on out and don’t miss it! Fire & Ink Presents! 8 p.m.

Pics from DC Black Pride event!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first Fire & Ink Presents! event, on Saturday, May 24, 2008, curated by Fire & Ink for DC Black Pride. Here are a few pics from the event, with thanks to Steven G.

Fire & Ink Presents! — Writing with Passion, Power & Purpose

As a continuing part of our Fire & Ink Presents! series of events, we are thrilled to announce a unique skills-building workshop for writers from all genres: Writing with Passion, Power & Purpose Renaissance M Street Hotel 1143 New Hampshire, NW Washington, DC , 20037 Admission: $20 1