Reading and Writing the Resistance

Renown activists and authors Jeff Biggers, Akiba Solomon, and Jyothi Natarajan come together to discuss the role of writers in past and current resistance movements, the creation and cultivation of activist arts communities, and how to create and support socially-engaged literature. Jeff Biggers is the author of the new book Resistance: Reclaiming an American Tradition, among other works; author and journalist, Akiba Solomon is the editorial director of Colorlines and author of the forthcoming book, How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance; Jyothi Natarajan is the editorial director of Asian American Writers’ Workshop.