Next Steps for Haus of Liberated Reading’s Upcoming Twin Anthology

In February we issued our initial ‘soft’ call out for contributors to our upcoming twin anthology (the title of which will be revealed next year) in order to gauge initial interest. We’re pleased to say we have already received a number of submissions and now we’d like to issue some more information for you –… Read More Next Steps for Haus of Liberated Reading’s Upcoming Twin Anthology

A provocative, honest, and unapologetic collection

How do I begin reviewing such a collection when I’m still enthralled and captivated by the many stories told in Siana Bangura’s debut poetry collection ‘Elephant’? Separated into ten chapters, Siana gently walks the reader through a number of personal experiences which have shaped the woman that she is today, not only speaking for herself… Read More A provocative, honest, and unapologetic collection

Slaying the dragon of mono-culture in publishing

Research for ‘Writing the Future: Black and Asian Writers and Publishers in the UK Market Place’ found that more 84% of publishers and 97% of agents think that publishing is only “a little diverse” or “not diverse at all”. We could have told you that for free. Nikesh Shukla, writer and editor of Rife Magazine, has put… Read More Slaying the dragon of mono-culture in publishing