Mosaic is a print tri-annual (Spring, Summer & Fall/Winter) that explores the literary arts by writers of African descent, and features interviews, essays, and book reviews.

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Fall/Winter 2016

Clint Smith by Elizabeth Acevedo

Ode to the End-of-Year 6th Grade Picnic by Clint Smith
For the Boys Who Never Learned How to Swim by Clint Smith
When Maze & Frankie Beverly Come on in my House by Clint Smith

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
The Fisherman by Chigozie Obioma
The Mothers by Brit Bennett

Jazz in Jail by Louis Reyes Rivera
Foreward by Keith Gilyard
Suite IV by Louis Reyes Rivera
Afterward by Ahmed Abdullah

Lesson Plan
The Fire This Time by Eisa Nefertari Ulen
Mosaic’s lesson plans, developed for secondary school educators, demonstrate how our content can serve as a connective tool to empower educators to use books, writing, and reading to engage students.

Mosaic has featured such artists Tiphanie YaniqueSaeed JonesLucille CliftonBernice McFadden, Walter Mosley, Staceyann Chin, Jabari AsimChimamanda Adichie, and Willie Perdomo among others and provides a unique space to preview upcoming releases through book reviews and author interviews. Each issue is supplemented with educator lesson plans based on our mission.


Make a Donation Any gift will help us sustain our ability to present published writers and develop literature-based programs. Click here to give what you can. Mosaic is produced by the Literary Freedom Project, a 501(c)3 tax-exempt not-for-profit arts organization that supports the literary arts through education, creative thinking, and new media.