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Why Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Is Important for Writers

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) is important for everyone. The way we live, work, collaborate, and communicate must take into account the value of multiple perspectives, structural inequalities, social rejection and exclusion, and the basic psychological need we all have to be accepted. (Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts: On Intentional Expressions of Black Joy) As writers, we have a special responsibility to apply a DEIB lens to our work because so much of what we write ends up becoming cultural truth. I don’t just say this as a nonfiction author on DEIB. The reality is that people really do believe what […]
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