We are more than our trauma, we dare to joy.

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Our Work

We drive narrative change and build community

of Queer & Trans People of Color through a literary journal, and cultural educational events.

The Collections

A curated collection of nonfiction stories featuring academic articles, cultural critiques, and personal essays centered on a single theme that form a combined narrative of QTPoC experiences around that topic.

The Kickbacks

We create safe spaces where we can hold discussions, panels, parties, and more, to share conversations, to build connections, to celebrate our joy in common, all where QTPoC live and thrive.

OUR WORK

Color Bloq is elevating the voices and experiences of queer & trans BIPOC through twin programs that live in a direct relationship with each other to help drive our mission forward.

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Curated Storytelling: The Collections

We elevate voices and experiences from all corners of the QTPoC family through curated collections featuring academic articles, cultural critiques, and personal essays centered on a single theme that form a combined narrative of QTPoC experiences around that topic.

Published with The Collections, each illustration is produced as an original, custom image meant to communicate ideas about the written work, and the themes presented within each piece.

Curated Storytelling: The Collections

We elevate voices and experiences from all corners of the QTPoC family through curated collections featuring academic articles, cultural critiques, and personal essays centered on a single theme that form a combined narrative of QTPoC experiences around that topic.

Combined with each published work are illustrations produced as original, custom images meant to communicate ideas about the written work, and the themes presented within each piece.

Community Conversations: The Kickbacks

We host discussions, panels, and more, with deeper dives into the curated stories, to share conversations, to build connections, to celebrate our joy in common, all where QTPoC live and thrive. These small community events feature writers, creatives, educators, leaders, and organizers that provide safe(r) spaces for conversation, adding depth to The Collections within a comfortable and familiar space.