Charles Stephens

Executive Director, Counter Narrative Project

Charles Stephens is a writer, cultural activist, and organizer. He is the founder and executive director of the Counter Narrative Project. He is the co-editor of the anthology Black Gay Genius: Answering Joseph Beam’s Call. His writings have appeared in the anthologies: Think Again, If We Have to Take Tomorrow, For Colored Boys Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Still Not Enough and publications such as Georgia Voice, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Lambda Literary Review, Creative Loafing, and RH Reality Check.