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Kweli Journal, Inc.
  • Type of organization
  • Phone
    (646) 709-7026
  • Web address
  • Social media platforms used
    Facebook, twitter, instagram
  • Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
    Kweli’s mission is to nurture emerging writers of color and create opportunities for their voices to be recognized and valued. By creating a community and programming based on artistic excellence and rigor, Kweli empowers writers to share stories that engage and impact our communities. Our vision is for a world where the narratives being told reflect the truth of our histories and the possibilities for our future.
  • Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Laura Pegram
  • Contact title
    Executive Director
  • Focus
    Kweli, through its literary magazine, workshops and conferences, nurtures emerging writers of color and indigenous writers.
  • Submissions policy
    The journal's reading period is September 1 through May 30, but that may soon change. The parties agree that the Author retains all copyright in the Work. This Agreement does not constitute a license, assignment or copyright transfer. This Agreement does not permit the Journal to publish the Work in any revisions of the Journal in any medium unless explicitly granted by this Agreement.
  • Accepts unsolicited submissions?
  • Submission Guidelines URL
  • CLMP Member?

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