Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora

Since its inception in 1975, Obsidian has evolved into a respected literary journal committed to publishing scholarly articles, fiction, poetry, and drama centered on the literatures of Africa and her Diaspora. Obsidian’s roster of established and newly established writers continues to be impressive. The journal is acknowledged by the National Endowment of the Arts as one of the premier journals dedicated to Africa and African Diaspora Literatures.


Vol 47, No 2 (2021): Heirloom: Preserving HBCU Futures

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ISSN: 0888-4412