Resources for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Literary Programming & Publishing

A brief resource guide, by no means comprehensive, that I developed for a presentation. Please feel free to add more in the comments — or send me a note at sarahbrowningwriter@yahoo.com.

  • We Need Diverse Books
    An organization dedicated to “putting more books featuring diverse characters into the hands of all children.” Includes a “Resources for Writers” page applicable to all genres.
    https://diversebooks.org/

Author: Sarah Browning

Sarah Browning is the author of Killing Summer (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2017) and Whiskey in the Garden of Eden (The Word Works, 2007). She is co-founder and for 10 years was Executive Director of Split This Rock: Poems of Provocation & Witness. She is an Associate Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies and recipient of the Lillian E. Smith Writer-in-Service Award as well as of fellowships from the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, Mesa Refuge, Yaddo, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She has been guest editor or co-edited special issues of Beltway Poetry Quarterly, The Delaware Poetry Review, and three issues of POETRY magazine. From 2006 to 2019 Browning co-hosted the Sunday Kind of Love poetry series at Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC. She has been nominated numerous times for the Pushcart Prize. She is currently a student in the MFA program at Rutgers Camden in poetry and creative nonfiction and lives in Philadelphia, PA.

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