The B’K is a quarterly art and lit, online and printed magazine prioritizing traditionally marginalized creators, but open to all.

“We are interested in people being able to decolonize their own stories and tell their own stories.”

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Current Issue

The B’K Volume 15, Issue 1 (Winter 2024) issue is here! The issue features:

Art by: Aashi H., Harper Hazelmare, and S. Kavi

Fiction by: Akshita Himatsingka, Ella T. Holmes, and Sinclair Adams

Nonfiction by: Brittney Uecker, Chandra Persaud, Mike Keller-Wilson, and Sophia Quinto

Poetry by: Abbie Doll, Ayiyi Joel, Ayòdéjì Israel, Billie April Mair, Bobbie Orona Burgos, D A Angelo, David Hanlon, Eniola Ajao, Erinola Daranijo, J.D. Gevry, J.L. Moultrie, K.S. Baron, Katherine Shehadeh, Kristin Gustafson, Makena Metz, Nathaniel Mellor, Parker Atlas Yaw, sarah hopkins, Sarah Horner, and Thaina Joyce

Check out Volume 15, Issue 1 below!

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