Announcement: SANTO The Graphic Novel Series

Thu 26 Feb
SANTO Ramses Sketch
Really really really excited to announce that I'll be partnering with the great Rosarium Publishing to create a brand new graphic novel series called SANTO! SANTO is about a team of badass santeros in an alternate universe early 2oth century Brooklyn filled with cool tiny robots, flying... more


Wed 25 Feb
PAINT A MURAL. START A BATTLE. CHANGE THE WORLD. Amazon   *   Barnes & Noble   *   Books A Million   *   IndieBound   *   Powell's My first Young Adult novel is available for pre-order!!!!! Sierra Santiago planned an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends.... more

On Katrina, 9/11 and the Convenient Myths of Violence (Storify)

Mon 23 Feb
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Colorism, Lightwashing and AntiBlackness in Publishing (Storify)

Sat 21 Feb
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The Winter 2014 Storycraft Online Seminar Series

Fri 21 Nov
Daniel Jose Older Writing Workshop Storycraft
Welcome to the Winter 2014 Storycraft Online Seminar Series! Here’s how it works: photo by Gail Werner Individual seminars: You can sign up to be a non-active participant to as many or as few of the four seminars as you wish (but not the workshop). Non-active participants can see and hear... more

Blurbs and Buzz for Half-Resurrection Blues

Wed 19 Nov
HRB Promo Night scene 1
Half-Resurrection Blues is the first book in the Bone Street Rumba urban fantasy series, a prequel to the collection Salsa Nocturna: Stories. "Carlos is a winning protagonist, with a murky past, troubled present, and smart, smart-ass narrative voice. Older’s magical New York City is fresh and... more

Awards Eligibility Page 2014!

Wed 19 Nov
Rose Fox's excellent eligibility page for Long Hidden inspired me to make one for my own work (and provided some useful resources). My three published short stories this year are: Anyway: Angie at Animal at Nightmare Magazine Dust at Lightspeed Magazine They're all under... more

Why Octavia

Tue 7 Oct
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On NPR, Erasure and Translation of POC Voices

Sun 5 Oct
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New York Comic Con Schedule

Tue 30 Sep
Thursday, October 9 8:00-8:45 PM: GEEKS OF COLOR GO PRO – WORKING IN THE INDUSTRY (1A18) How can fans of color become successful Creators? Experienced pros in TV, publishing, comic books, gaming, and pop culture journalism offer their advice. With LeSean Thomas (BLACK DYNAMITE: THE ANIMATED... more