Working Title: Table Set: South Africa to the San Francisco Bay Disabled /Deaf Writers/Poets/Musicians Reaching
Concept of the book:
1) To have a book/ebook of poetry, essays, song lyrics and pictures about our identities, our communities, our struggles, our celebrations, our politics and how we connect. All of the pieces in the book will be from Krip-Hop Nation artists and other disabled/Deaf artists from the US & Africa.
2) The book will be one item that will come out of November-December/2016 Krip-Hop Nation South Africa Tour with Simon Manda of THIS ABILITY Newspaper of South Africa
Key Authors/Artists List (ongoing): Leroy Moore USA, R.E. Spect South Africa, Dagnachew B. Wakene Ethiopia, Ronnie Ronnie Muwanga -Uganda, Prudence Mabhena -Zimbabwe, Bandason Wackomagic Banda – South Africa, Keith Jones-USA, leroy Moor- USA, Joy Elan-USA, Toni Hickman-USA, Simon Manda – South Africa, Joy Ellen – USA, Lateef McCloud (MORE)
What: A Book/ebook of poetry, essays, song lyrics and pictures by African/ American writers, poets/musicians with disabilities/who are Deaf
Theme: Finding, exploring, expressing, educating, advocating for ourselves & for our disabled/Deaf communities…
How many pages: 140-200 pages
How many poems, essays and songs lyrics, pictures from each artist: 3 pieces from each artists.
Deadline to get the writing done:December 10th/2016
How to publish it: A physical book/ebook
How to stay in contact through the process: Through the internet/facebook/twitter
Main Editor: Leroy Moore Jr. of Krip-Hop Nation firstname.lastname@example.org www.kriphopnation.com