social justice series

a series of chapbooks and pamphlets that reflect critically on social, political, and environmental issues. all proceeds from these publications collected by harlequin creature go to an organization of the author’s choosing.

all books are risograph printed on paper from the french paper company.

co-editors are meghan forbes & Sherese Francis



Substitute Teacher Chronicles

Yasmine Lancaster

all proceeds to Dred Scott Bird Sanctuary, Rooted Theater Company, & Grass Roots Artists Movement

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Listen, an excerpt from the novel The Volcano-Daughters

Gina Balibrera

all proceeds to RAICES


You Almost Home Boy

Robert Gibbons

all proceeds to Imani House

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Glitter Priestess Recipe Zine

Damali Abrams

all proceeds to the Free Black Women’s Library


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How to be a Woman According to Prime Time & Social Media & Pop Culture

Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie & Margreet van der Vlies

all proceeds to the eSwatini chapter of sos children’s villages

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Zahura Akter

all proceeds to voices of bangla


Variations on Sett/ling Seed/ling

Sherese Francis

all proceeds to darda

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Found, But Really Lost

Pamela Laskin

all proceeds to fortify rights