Amrit Kaur Lohia

October 25, 2017

London-based Amrit Kaur Lohia is a sarangi player and vocalist in the genres of Punjabi folk, jazz, and soul. She has toured internationally as a performer, composer, and workshop facilitator. Lohia trained as a theater director at the Young Vic and ...

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Jovan Mays

October 25, 2017

Jovan Mays is the Poet Laureate of Aurora, Colorado, a National Poetry Slam Champion, the Community Outreach Coordinator for Lighthouse Writers Workshop, a TED speaker, and Director of Your Writing Counts, a youth poetry program that engages just ove...

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Nick Sousanis

October 25, 2017

Nick Sousanis is an assistant professor at San Francisco State University. His book, Unflattening, won the 2016 American Publishers Association Humanities award and the 2016 Lynd Ward Prize, and is nominated for a 2016 Eisner Award. Unflattening was ...

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Tim Z. Hernandez

October 25, 2017

Tim Z. Hernandez is an award-winning poet, novelist, and performer. He is the recipient of the American Book Award for poetry, the Colorado Book Award for poetry, and the International Latino Book Award for historical fiction. His research has been f...

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Charles Rice-González

October 25, 2017

Charles Rice-González is a writer, Bronx LGBT activist, co-founder of BAAD!, the Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, and a Distinguished Lecturer at Hostos Community College/CUNY. His debut novel, Chulito, received awards and recognitions from the Ame...

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Anne Waldman

October 25, 2017

Anne Waldman is a poet, performer, professor, editor, and cultural activist. She is the author of over forty books of poetry, including the book-length hybrid narrative eco-poem Manatee/Humanity and the feminist epic The Iovis Trilogy: Colors in the ...

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Jennifer Elise Foerster

October 25, 2017

Jennifer Elise Foerster is the author of Leaving Tulsa. A Mvskoke citizen, Foerster is an alumna of the Institute of American Indian Arts and the Vermont College of the Fine Arts. She was a Wallace Stegner Fellow in Poetry at Stanford University, and...

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Nicholas Carr

October 25, 2017

Nicholas Carr is an acclaimed writer on the personal and cultural consequences of technology. His new book is Utopia Is Creepy, a collection of essays, blog posts, and other writings. He is also the author of The Shallows, a 2011 Pulitzer Prize final...

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Susan Allman

October 25, 2017

Susan Allman is an artist and teacher enraptured by clay. She believes in the artist’s muse inside each person and engages everyone with their own muse. The result is a conversation and relationship along with a new adventure creating in clay. She ...

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Aditya Roy

October 25, 2017

Aditya Roy has spent almost two decades exploring different forms of martial arts in search of the ultimate form of self-defense. At each stage, he has been blessed with amazing teachers who have taught him skills that have helped him evolve to the n...

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