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National Book Award Finalist Danez Smith Discusses Writing One's Whole Self: Black, Queer, HIV Positive

    Danez Smith
    Danez SmithDavid Hong
    Book cover for Don't Call Us Dead
    Black, gay artist Shikeith, "The Moment You Doubt Whether You Can Fly, You Cease Forever to Be Able to Do It" (Cover Design by Kapo Ng)

    fatima jamal


    fatima jamal (lowercase intentional) is an interdisciplinary artist, writer, and public speaker living in Brooklyn, New York's Bed-Stuy neighborhood.