#writers of color

8 Collections Featuring Underrepresented Voices

Find some new to you authors to follow through these collections featuring underrepresented voices, including essays, fiction, and poetry.

50 Must-Read Contemporary Memoirs by Writers of Color

Don't miss these 50 Must-Read Contemporary Memoirs by Writers of Color -- check out essential works from the last twenty years.

50 Must-Read Classic Memoirs by Writers of Color

If you're looking to understand a fuller sweep of history and perspectives, start with this list of must-read classic memoirs by writers of color.

Not Your Perfect Narrator: Representation Matters, But You Have To Get It Right

Representation matters, but only if it's done accurately. It isn't enough to include diverse characters if they aren't portrayed authentically.

Your 25 Favorite Authors of Color

Inspired by a recent study by Lee & Low Books which revealed that of 124 authors who made the New York ...

On Reading Writers of Color

I am white. I am primarily of British, German, and Czech descent. I have light brown (formerly very blond hair), ...