fbpx

Take Obsidian into the Future: Feedback Survey

Click the button or scan the QR code to take our survey

Obsidian Volume 47.1
Obsidian Volume 48.1

Volume 48.1 and Volume 48.2
Latest Issues

Obsidian Volume 48.2

Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora

 Get Our Award-Winning Journal Featuring the Best New Black Poetry,  Drama, Fiction, Critical Essays, Visual Arts & more

Obsidian Volume 42

Featured Content

Featured Video: Processional Upstairs to Roof by C. Davida Ingram

Audio Feature: Yolanda Wisher

Audio Feature: Mankwe Ndosi

Audio Feature: DJ Lynnée Denise 

#ObsidianVoices

Click the image to learn more about our next #ObsidianVoices event

Obsidian Voices Dec 14, 2023 Banner

Our Blog

The History of Poetry

The History of Poetry

The word “poetry” itself comes from the Greek word poieo meaning “I create,” and create it does. Poetry is used to convey love, lyrics, anger, hate, magic… poetry is a method of creation and manifestation, a method of memory and preservation. Poetry is an art form,...

Poetry: Three Common Misconceptions

Poetry: Three Common Misconceptions

Although this chilly Monday morning may not be the spring weather many of us are looking for, it is indeed April! Therefore, in honor of National Poetry Month, I encourage you to grab a warm beverage, find a comfortable seated position, and, as a reader, to embrace...

Stay in the know

Sign up to our email list for free newsletters and updates about Obsidian activities

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!