One Mic at Backatown

Backatown hosts One Mic at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 11, at 301 Basin Street. Backatown invites the wordsmiths, political savants, writers, and lyricists to take the mic to share their verses, vibe, &am…

Of Folk and Form: An interview with Thomas Sayers Ellis

By jewel bush When friend and fellow MelaNated Writers Collective member Kelly Harris suggested we bring poet, photographer, and word provocateur Thomas Sayers Ellis—cofounder of the Dark Room Collect…

Preview: The MelaNated Writers summer reading series

By Cate Czarnecki Like most things in New Orleans, the men and women of the MelaNated Writers collective aren’t simply just writers—among them you will find musicians, students, journalists, law…

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