Traditional Southern Gothic evokes settings of decayed grandeur, the grotesque in physical form and in character actions, ingenue fragility, and othering people. Modern Southern Gothic, as interpreted by our panelists, embraces horror and Black-American folk magic traditions while presenting us with diverse experiences of Southern Gothic.
What does it take to pull together an anthology in five months? These Bewitching Bonds was the first anthology out of Black Girls Create, showcasing writers of fiction, poetry, and visual artists all through the theme of magic and community. Join the editors and contributors to the anthology as they discuss writing, the process of […]