November 23, 2015 | 4–5:30p | Kuykendahl 410
English Department’s Reading Series
Reading + Reception + Book Signing
Remi Kanazi, with Jamaica Osorio and Lyz Soto
The Creative Writing Program offers an afternoon of poetry and spoken word free and open to the public. Remi Kanazi is a poet and writer. His latest book is Before the Next Bomb Drops (Haymarket). Other books: Poetic Injustice: Writings on Resistance and Palestine and the edited Poets For Palestine. His work has appeared in Salon, Al Jazeera English, and BBC Radio. He has toured the US, Canada, Europe, and the Middle East and appeared in the Palestine Festival of Literature as well as Poetry International. He is a Lannan Residency Fellow.
Before the Next Bomb Drops is a beautiful but urgent clarion call…
Read this book and prepare to be inspired, enlightened, and emboldened.
—Marc Lamont Hill,
CNN commentator and host of HuffPost Live and BET News
Sponsored by the Departments of English, Ethnic Studies, American Studies, and the Hawai‘i American Studies Association.