Submit an article, audio essay, or interview to Black Feminist Collective, where submissions are always open! If you hear from us, we will work with you on your submission. Afterwards your edited submission(s) will be sent back to you for you to approve before it is published.

Part 1: Basic Information

  • What is your full name?
  • What are your pronouns?
  • Please provide your email address in order to work with you via Google Docs on editing your article before publishing it.
  • If the work you’re submitting has been published before, please copy + paste a link to it was originally published, and we’ll cite it at the beginning of your piece. If it hasn’t been published before, feel free to skip this question.

Part 2: Bio

  • Describe what you stand for and/or your work in at least two to four sentences in the third person’s point of view. If you’ve previously shared your work with us, you can update your bio.
  • Share your social media handles, or links to where people can support you and your work. Since we are currently unable to compensate contributors, we encourage you to share where people can support you via PayPal, Cash App, Patreon, Venmo, etc.

Part 3: Submitting your work

  • Create a title that best suits the subject of your submission, and for each submission if you’re sharing more than one piece.
  • Describe your submission(s) in at least two sentences.
  • Does your submission entail graphic and explicit content? If so, we will provide a content/trigger warning at the beginning of your piece.
  • We publish writings that are at least 100 words (.DOCX or .PDF format), and you also have the option of uploading audio files (.MP3 format) for audio essays (up to 5 at a time).
  • Upload at least one image (per submission) that best aligns with the subject of your work. If you don’t want to upload an image, you can share one of your quotes to appear at the top of your article!
  • Give credit by naming the artist(s), photographer(s), website(s), magazine(s) and/or newspaper(s) who created the image.

Please reach out to us at collective@blackfemistcollective.com if you:

  • See any mistakes in your work after it’s published that need to be edited.
  • See any mistakes in your bio, and need some information removed, or if you want to update it.
  • Need your work itself to be removed.
  • Have trouble using the Google Form and want to submit your work to our email address.

If you have trouble submitting your work through the Google Form, send your work to “collective@blackfeministcollective.com” following the submissions guidelines, with the subject “Black Feminist Collective Submission.”