Ursa Short Fiction

Join authors Deesha Philyaw (The Secret Lives of Church Ladies) and Dawnie Walton (The Final Revival of Opal & Nev) for author interviews, book club discussions, and immersive short stories — all celebrating fiction from some of today's most thrilling writers, with an emphasis on spotlighting underrepresented voices. (Photo credits: Vanessa German / Rayon Richards)

Books
1
Nana Nkweti: ‘I Always Knew I Was Going to Writ...
54 min
2
Story: 'Dance the Fiya Dance,' by Nana Nkweti
52 min
3
Book Club: 'The Secret Lives of Church Ladies'
83 min
4
Maurice Carlos Ruffin’s Creative Journey from L...
56 min
5
Story: 'Ghetto University,' by Maurice Carlos R...
29 min
6
The Life and Stories of Diane Oliver, Part Two ...
37 min
7
The Life and Short Stories of Diane Oliver (Par...
62 min
8
Cleyvis Natera on ‘Fog,’ Staying True to Your V...
51 min
9
Story: 'Fog,' by Cleyvis Natera
50 min
10
Chelsea T. Hicks on the Stories and Wazhazhe La...
60 min
11
William Pei Shih on ‘Happy Family,’ Flawed Char...
40 min
12
Story: 'Happy Family,' by William Pei Shih
67 min
13
Introducing Ursa: Why We Love Short Fiction
28 min