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New Horror Anthology Gathers Stories and Art From BIPOC Creators

Monday, August 2, 2021 | Exclusives

From cartoonist, artist, and writer Sloane Leong comes an all-new horror tome, titled Death in the Mouth: Original Horror from People of Color. This BIPOC horror anthology will feature twenty prose stories, each accompanied by an original illustration by a unique artist, gathering the works of ethnically marginalized creators from around the world.

Contributing authors include C Pam Zhang (How Much of These Hills Is Gold), Darcie Little Badger (Elatsoe), Jewelle Gomez (The Gilda Stories), and many more! The book will also feature the work of artists Michael Deforge, Joy San, Jabari Weathers, Makoto Chi, Allissa Chan, Pinchas Segal, Alicia Feng, and Natalie Hall.

Once the project is fully funded, there will also be an open call for submissions.

Crowdfunding runs from August 1st-August 31st 2021. Visit the official campaign page here, and check out an original comic from Sloane Leong below, exclusive to Rue Morgue!


Rocco T. Thompson
Rocco is a Rondo-nominated film journalist and avid devotee of all things weird and outrageous. He penned the cover story for Rue Morgue's landmark July/Aug 2019 "Queer Fear" Special Issue, and is an associate producer on In Search of Darkness: Part III, the latest installment in CreatorVC's popular 1980s horror documentary series.