Kazim Ali is a poet, essayist, fiction writer and translator. His books include the poetry collections Sky Ward; The Far Mosque, winner of Alice James Books’ New England/New York Award; and The Fortieth Day; as well as the cross-genre text Bright Felon: Autobiography and Cities. He has published translations of Sohrab Sepehri and Marguerite Duras, as well as two novels and two collections of essays. He is a contributing editor ofThe Writers Chronicle and founding editor of Nightboat Books. Ali is an associate professor at Oberlin College.
March 18, 7pm – Reading and Book Signing, MLK 225/229
PRAISE FOR KAZIM ALI
All events are free, open to the public, and wheelchair accessible.