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Ignyte Interview Series 2021: #PublishingPaidMe- Tochi Onyebuchi

The Ignyte Community Award celebrates the Outstanding Efforts in Service of Inclusion and Equitable Practice in Genre. Nominated in this year’s Ignytes, Tochi Onyebuchi is an author and an advocate for equality and inclusion in publishing working with L.L. McKinney to advocate for publishing transparency through #PublishingPaidMe. We are delighted to have him as a finalist […]

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Ignyte Interview Series 2021: #PublishingPaidMe- L.L. McKinney

The Ignyte Community Award celebrates the Outstanding Efforts in Service of Inclusion and Equitable Practice in Genre. Nominated in this year’s Ignytes, L.L. Mckinney is an author and an advocate for equality and inclusion in publishing as well as the creator of hashtags #PublishingPaidMe and #WhatWoCWritersHear. We are delighted to have her as a finalist […]

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Ignyte Interview Series 2021: Diana M. Pho

The Ignyte Community Award celebrates the Outstanding Efforts in Service of Inclusion and Equitable Practice in Genre. We’re delighted to that Diana M. Pho nominated for her second Community Award. Diana is a Hugo Award-nominated developmental editor, writer and the creater of the #Edits4BlackSFF Project and essential member of the speculative community. We caught up […]

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Ignyte Interview Series 2021: Tananarive Due

The Ignyte Ember Award celebrates the unsung contributions of people in the speculative fiction community. We’re ecstatic to welcome Tananarive Due back for her second Ember Award nomination. She is an award-winning author who teaches Black Horror and Afrofuturism at UCLA. She is an executive producer on Shudder’s groundbreaking documentary Horror Noire: A History of […]

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Announcing FIYAHCON’s 2021 Donation Recipients

Guests (panelists, GOHs, office hours hosts) as well as staff members are comped at FIYAHCON, meaning that their attendance at the convention is free. They are provided options for refunds in the event that they’ve purchased tickets before being added formally to programming or to the team. Options last year included receiving their ticket refund, […]

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Ignyte Interview Series 2021: Anathema: Spec from the Margins

The Ignyte Community Award celebrates the Outstanding Efforts in Service of Inclusion and Equitable Practice in Genre. Nominated in this year’s Ignytes, Anathema: Spec from the Margins  has been publishing speculative fiction from queer writers of color, giving a space to voices so often drowned out in the mainstream  and is an essential member of […]

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Venue and Schedule Update

We are less than a month away from the big event. Here are some recent posts you should review if you are planning to attend:   COVID-19 Policy (lol just kidding)   Schedule You can now preview the main event schedule here. The BonFIYAH schedule will be added early next week. Panelists will be added […]

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