Awards:

Finalist: Furious Flower- Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Prize

Finalist: Lucille Clifton Poetry Prize

Publications:

define: an OBSIDIAN chapbook

A Letter From The Editors: Fall 2015

Tishman Review: Our October Review

Dirty Chai: Issue Ten 

News:

FEMME FORMED: Athenian Press & Workshops seeks funds to launch feminist bookstore and press

Wilma On The Web | Art and Advocacy
Kelly Rae Williams’ work tackles art and community.
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Wilma On The Web | GALLERY TALK: Kelly Rae Williams and Margo Williams
Kelly Rae Williams’ work tackles art and community.
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WHQR | Communique: Hear A Poem About Raven-Symoné
Kelly Rae Williams is an advocate for racial and gender equality and a poet. 
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EncorePUB | UNIFYING THE DIVIDE: Wilmington’s Gathering for Peace welcomes open-minded responses to political and civil unrest
A lot of folks are still recovering from November’s election results—not to mention the awkward divide experienced during Thanksgiving family gatherings across the nation.
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WUNC 91.5 | Slam Poetry Festival Gives Voice To Area Students
The Louder Than a Bomb Poetry Slam competition started in Chicago in 2001.
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SAU News: ART OF WORDS TELLS STORIES
The Freshman Writing Initiative hosted the Art of Words on August 21.
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Cameron Art Museum | She Tells A Story
With she tells a story, the Cameron Art Museum (CAM) brings
together the work of sixty-six women artists, fifty-two visual artists
and fourteen writers.
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Greensboro.com | Youth Poetry Event ‘Louder Than a Bomb’
The festival, which takes its name from a Public Enemy song, offers friendly competition that emphasizes self-expression and community through poetry and spoken word.
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My RGRP BLOG | Real Girls Have Real Problems
Real Girls Have Real Problems Tumblr page.
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Writing In The Balance, Part 2: Finding Clarity and Direction in Your Writing Career
Khalisa discusses how she gained clarity about the direction of her writing career, and how she balances all of it on nicholeonichols.com.
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“Poetry as Protest: A Discussion with Author Kelly Rae”
Outside the Cannon: Poetry as Protest is Kelly Rae’s graduate thesis manuscript centered around the notion that words, more specifically the spoken word, can be used to shift the racial and political climate in a community, but also can start a revolution.
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