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.

• Six-issue Subscription: $29 (-20% discount)
• Three-issue Subscription: $16 (-11% discount)
• Current Issue: $7

Libraries: Contact EBSCO to subscribe

Mosaic has featured such artists Tiphanie YaniqueSaeed JonesLucille CliftonBernice McFadden, Walter Mosley, Staceyann Chin, Jabari Asim, Chimamanda 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.

Fall/Winter 2015

Mecca Jamilah Sullivan by Nicole Dennis-Benn
Amanda Johnston by Wendy S. Walters
Naomi Jackson by Arlene m. Roberts

Blue Talk and Love by Mecca Jamilah Sullivan
The Star Side of Bird Hill by Naomi Jackson

Facing US/after Yusef Komunyakaa by Amanda Johnston
Answer the Call by Amanda Johnston
The Best Time by Mahogany L. Browne
my mouth became the moon… by Mahogany L. Browne

Hair: Black Feminine Hair Care Divisions by Ciara Miller

Lesson Plan
BlackLivesMatter: Black Poets Speak Out
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.

Around Town by photographer Marcia E. Wilson


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.