July 2020

⚡ Read a statement from our board of directors about our three new initiatives to diversify and move toward racial equity.

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Join our board of directors!

We’re accepting applications for board membership through Aug 10, prioritizing applicants who identify as Black, Indigenous, Queer, Trans, and/or as People of Color. Help us shape the future of Quiet Lightning!

QL board members Christine No, Josey Rose Duncan (emeritus) and Meghan Thornton / photo by Gracie Malley @ QL 100
Apply here or below. If you have any questions, ideas, or thoughts you want to share, please don’t hesitate to write evan@quietlightning.org.

Quiet Lightning Disruptors

Join the Quiet Lightning board of directors! Produce a literary mixtape! More info: quietlightning.org/disruptors

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Fuzzy Room by nkiruka oparah

Thanks so much to everyone who came out to our July 6 show! If you missed it, you can watch it uncut here and read the book here. You can now watch individual readings here.

Meanwhile, submissions are open for our next show, to be held on September 7. We’re accepting all forms of writing for a virtual mixtape, through 8/12. Curators TBA soon. Send in your work here.