Deesha Philyaw and Dawnie Walton give ZZ Packer her flowers for DRINKING COFFEE ELSEWHERE and celebrate underrepresented fiction writers everywhere with season two of Ursa podcast.
Black Joy x Reckon tells stories that “center and celebrate Blackness,” stories that “energize you through liberative joy.” But we’re more than just a happy headline on a bleak news day. We seek out that something more for our readers to reach toward.
These are books by Black authors that changed how we think and brought us joy this year.
A collection of the moments that brought us Black joy in 2022.