(Artwork by Tonya Engel)
I am proud to announce that our book
Experiments in a Jazz Aesthetic
Art, Activism, Academia, and the Austin Project
Edited by Dr. Omi Osun Joni L. Jones, Dr. Lisa L. Moore, and Sharon Bridgforth
is now available for purchase!!!
For information/or to purchase: CLICK HERE
For more about the Austin Project CLICK HERE
Some of my writing exercises are featured in Wingbeats: Exercises and Practice in Poetry Edited by Scott Wiggerman and David Meischen. Dos Gatos Press. 8/1/11.
The book features Sixty-one poetry writing exercises by fifty-eight teaching poets. More HERE.
I’m proud to say that my work is featured in the 2011 Lambda Literary Award winning, AnotherCountry: Queer Anti-Urbanism by Scott Herring. NYU Press, 2010. More HERE.
Radical Acts: Radical Acts: Theatre and Feminist Pedagogies of Change
Aunt Lute Press, Eds. Kathleen Juhl and Ann Armstrong, 2007 contains an essay by
Dr. Joni L. Jones/Omi Osun Olomo about the Theatrical Jazz Asethetic/in which she includes an interview that she did with Laurie Carlos and I.
delta dandi is published in solo black woman performance. Northwestern University Press (11/2013), Eds. E. Patrick Johnson and Ramon Rivera-Servera. Funded in part with a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Writings about delta dandi by scholar/artists Stephanie Batiste and Anita Gonzalez are included in this book, as well as work by Lenelle Moïse, Stacey Robinson, Misty DeBerry and many others. BUY IT HERE.
Dr. Matt Richardson has written about love conjure/blues, delta dandi, and the bull-jean stories (chapter 3) in his book: The Queer Limit of Black Memory: Black Lesbian Literature and Irresolution
Ohio State University Press HERE.
The love conjure/blues Text Installation script will be published in an upcoming Northwestern University Press anthology titled, Blaktino. Eds. E. Patrick Johnson and Ramon Rivera-Servera. Funded in part with a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The book includes writing about love conjure/blues by scholar Sandra Richards.
An excerpt from my new work-in-progress is in Life, Love & Lust, published by Lesbian Memoirs, 2010.
Also featured in this book are: Anondra “Kat” Williams, Claudia Moss, Laurinda D. Brown,Claudia Moss, Pamela Sneed, Renée Bess, Ta’Shia Asanti, Tawanna P. Sullivan & Teryn, and many more.
For more information go to: Lesbian Memoirs
Litany-Blood In The Soil/Texas in A Students; Treasury of Texas Poetry
Ed. Billy Bob Hill
TCU Press, 2007
dyke/warrior-Prayers excerpt in Voices Rising:
Celebrating 20 Years Of Black Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Writing.
Eds. G. Winston James & Other Countries.
Other Countries and RedBone Press, 2006.
Street/Angels & Clarity in Check The Rhyme: An Anthology Of Female Poets & Emcees.
Ed. DuEwa M. Frasier.
Lit Noire Publishing, 2006.
interlude #21: the road to Higher Power in Spirited:
Affirming The Soul And Black Gay Lesbian Identity.
Eds. Lisa C. Moore & G. Winston James.
RedBone Press, 2006.
Dona Julia in Red Light Superheroes, Saints, and Sluts.
Ed. Anna Camilleri.
Arsenal Pulp Press, 2005.
con flama excerpt in New Monologues For Women By Women.
Eds. Liz Engelman & Tori Haring-Smith.
con flama excerpt in Is This Forever, Or What?: Poems & Paintings From Texas.
Ed. Naomi Shihab Nye.
Greenwillow Books, 2004.
voices for racial justice: eliminating racism, empowering women
Eds. Sharon Bridgforth and http://www.evelynstreet.com/ Jen Margulies
The YWCA of Greater & Evelyn Street Press. Austin, 2004.
amniotic/flow, written with Sonja Perryman, excerpt in Mother Tongues
Eds. Yaounde Olu Rhonda Kendall & C.C. Carter.
The Literary Exchange, 2004.
sunshine & home in Affirming Flame: Writings By Progressive Texas Poets.
Ed. Jennifer Margulies.
Evelyn Street Press, 2002.
amniotic/flow, written with Sonja Perryman, excerpt in Red Boots & Attitude: The Spirit Of Texas Women Writers.
Eds. Diane Fanning & Susie Kelly Flatau.
Eakin Press, 2002.
bull-jean slipn in & bull-jean & trouble excerpts from the bull-jean stories, in Role Call – A Generational Anthology Of Social And Political Black Literature & Art.
Eds. Tony Medina, Samiya A. Bashir & Quraysh Ali Lansana.
Third World Press, 2001.
dyke/warrior-Prayers and blood pudding excerpts in
Recreations: Religion And Spirituality In The Lives Of Queer People.
Ed. Catherine Lake.
Q Press, 1999.
sonata blue excerpt in Ma-Ka Diasporic Juks,
Eds. Debbie Douglas, Courtnay McFarlane, Makeda Silvera and Douglas Stewart.
Sister Vision Press, 1998.
love/rituals & rage and dyke/warrior-Prayers excerpt in Kente Cloth: Southwest Voices Of The African Diaspora.
Ed. Jas. Mardis.
University Of North Texas Press, 1997.