JULY WRITING CHALLENGE: Send us original poems about your experiences with borders and bridges on our quest to find elements big and small that connect us more than separate us.
June Writing Challenge: From rhythm and blues to rock, pop, jazz and hip hop, music decorates many moments in our lives by providing a soundtrack that gets us through whatever it is the day and environment throws at us. What is the soundtrack to your life?
We’re quite excited to announce the launch of Brave New Voices Africa, an expansion of the most exciting youth slam that has gripped the United States for the last 20 years.
“My skin is worth the five thousand bodies it took to build your one empire…” – Mutinta Bbenkele takes on this month’s Next Generation Speaks writing challenge.
For the second month we have decided to raise the writing stakes with our brand new writing challenge theme “What is your skin worth?” Skin comes in all shades. To some their skin is a vehicle for the soul while others view it as a cage where they are trapped and marginalized. What is skin to you?