Axton Reading Series- Writer's Block Literary Festival
The Axton Series is proud to present Anis Mojgani, keynote speaker for the Writer's Block Literary Festival at the Cressman Center.
Oct 13, 2012
from 06:00 pm to 08:30 pm
|Where||The Cressman Center|
|Contact Name||Steven Gonzales|
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Anis Mojgani is a two time National Poetry Slam Champion and winner of the International World Cup Poetry Slam. A National Book Award Nominee and former resident of the Oregon Literary Arts Writers in the Schools program, Anis has performed for audiences as varied as the House of Blues, the United Nations, and TEDx, and his work has appeared on HBO, NPR, and in the pages of such journals as Rattle, Used Furniture, and Lumberyard. A founding member of the touring Poetry Revival, Anis is also the author of two poetry collections, both published by Write Bloody Publishing: Over the Anvil We Stretch and The Feather Room. Originally from New Orleans, he currently lives in Austin TX in a little house with his wife.