Thank you for your interest in contributing to Off the Wall’s Arts + Advocacy Blog. Please review the following information about the Blog before submitting your post.

Who we are:

The Arts + Advocacy Blog for Off the Wall: Atlanta’s Civil Rights and Social Justice Journey is a space for WonderRoot and our partners to share stories, questions and ideas about the relationship between arts and advocacy as well as to uplift people, projects and groups, locally and globally, who are working to advance civil rights, human rights and social justice in their communities.

Who we reach:

Through our Arts + Advocacy Blog posts we reach WonderRoot’s weekly newsletter contact list (17k subscribers) as well as WonderRoot’s social media reach. The target audience is broad: anyone who seeks to learn more and engage with content around civil rights and social justice.

Goals:

The goal of the Arts + Advocacy Blog is to highlight a broad cross-section of voices of people and organizations working to advance civil rights, human rights and social justice in the present day and connect these movements to past ones. Additionally, the blog works to build interest and investment in Off the Wall.

Who can write for us:

Individuals or representatives of organizations locally or globally who are involved in arts-based and/or issue-based advocacy work relating to issues of civil rights, human rights and social justice. 

Types of content accepted:

We accept original, finished drafts as well as original pitches for Arts + Advocacy Blog content. We do not accept posts including any bigotry or hate speech, we do not accept posts that are selling tickets or merchandise, we do not accept press releases or sales pitches. We reserve the right to refuse any guest blog submissions.

  • In your post please introduce yourself and (if applicable) your organization's affiliation with Off the Wall and/or WonderRoot.
  • Posts should be between 300 and 750 words and include roughly 1 image per 250 words
  • Offer a clear central idea or argument (if applicable)
  • Fact check and cite all sources (including images) where appropriate.


Posts are accepted in PDF, Word Doc, or Google Doc Format. Please email all submissions to jake@wonderroot.org with the subject line “BLOG POST: Off the Wall”

Average review time for a guest post is 2 days.