Gilt by Raena Shirali / YesYes Books / 978-1-936919-41-3 / 2017 I remember the conditioning well. Women teaching me the ways of being woman. Being clean. Most importantly, unseen. Gilt opens a window to gender ideologies embedded into the fabric of our society. Women teaching girls how to be a desirable wife. How to go with the flow. But that’s not all that Raena Shirali is … [Read more...]
About Daschielle Louis
Daschielle Louis is a Haitian American poet, writer, and graphic artist from South Florida: her work exists at the intersections of blackness, womanhood, and migration. Daschielle’s poetry and short stories have appeared in spaces such as token magazine, Juked, Moko Magazine, Panku Literary and Arts Magazine, Transition Magazine at the Hutchins Center, and wusgood magazine. Her literary work is housed on her website, daschielle.ink.