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Monday, April 1 at 7PM
Award Winning Poet
Austin poet Anis Mojgani, a two-time National Poetry Slam champion and winner of the International World Cup Poetry Invitational, has put together his third gathering of poems, Songs From Under the River: Early and New Work. This is the striking collection of his best out-of-print and new works that his legions of fans have been demanding for over a decade. We're thrilled to celebrate its release here at BookPeople tonight!
Songs From Under the River exhibits all the brilliance Anis’s fans have been reveling in
ANIS MOJGANI is a two time National Poetry Slam Champion and winner of the International World Cup Poetry Slam. A TEDx Speaker and former resident of the Oregon Literary Arts Writers-In-The-Schools program, Anis has performed at numerous universities, festivals, and venues around the globe. He has performed for audiences as varied as the House of Blues and the United Nations, and his work has appeared on HBO, NPR, and in the pages of such journals as Rattle, Used Furniture Review, Muzzle, and The Lumberyard. A founding member of the touring Poetry Revival, Anis is also the author of three poetry collections, all published by Write Bloody Publishing: Over the Anvil We Stretch (2008), The Feather Room (2011), and the newly published Songs From Under the River (2013) Originally from New Orleans, he currently lives in Austin TX in a little house with his wife.
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