“How We Stay Free is a powerful collection that invites us all to celebrate Black life, find our place in an ongoing rebellion, and organize our communities for the creation of new, better, and freer worlds.


Purposed Survival

L’Tajh Carter

“On Our Necks” + “The Faces of Racism and How to Dismantle Them”

Sophia Sunshine Vilceus

Our Futures Freedom

Doriana G. Diaz


None of Us Are Free: A Social Commentary on Systemic Racism

Sumaiya Nafeesah

Brushing Off Authority

Emanuel Darby

Black Alice, or Alice of Dunk’s Ferry (1694-1802)

Fasaha M. Traylor and Allener M. Baker-Rogers


Andrea Walls & The Museum of Black Joy


Keyssh Datts