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Post-Poetry, Part 5: LulzPo, Avant-Comic, YA Poetry Mix-Tape May 1, 2015: With a tip of the hat to Elaine Kahn and her mix-tape posts on Harriet, here’s a mix-tape of some of my favorite comic poems. I’m calling these selections LulzPo, or avant-comic, and YA [...] by

Maged Zaher on Translating Seven Poets of the Arab Spring in The Tahrir of Poems January 15, 2015: Seattle’s The Stranger writes about their own Maged Zaher, who has edited an anthology of Egyptian poets called The Tahrir of Poems. The book features seven poets, all of whom participated in [...] by

cento for love April 3, 2014: written for a performance with Dohee Lee and Simon Pettet on March 28, 2014 Poetry is not for the passive. It is, as Mayakovsky knew, at its very heart tendentious. Even the love poem agitates the [...] by

Hey Seattle! Elizabeth Austin and Maged Zaher Will Help You Pick Out Books! November 25, 2013: Word! To celebrate Small Business Saturday, Open Books in Seattle is organizing a special opportunity: poets, Elizabeth Austin and Maged Zaher, will work as special guests alongside the Open Books [...] by

Maged Zaher Might Spend Stranger Money On Hookers October 3, 2013: –though, most likely not. Well, who knows. Either way, check out this fantastic article by Paul Constant with Q+A by the recent winner of a “Stranger Genius Award.” (That’s [...] by

We Are Mere Productions of Power: On Maged Zaher September 27, 2013: We’re not jumping out the window today, despite our troublesome inbox. Thanks much to Fazeela Jiwa, who wrote a great review of Maged Zaher’s Thank You for the Window Office (Ugly [...] by

Maged Zaher in the Spotlight at HTMLGIANT July 1, 2013: Seattle Author Spotlight #2 at HTMLGIANT features poet Maged Zaher. Zaher is author of Thank You For The Window Office (Ugly Duckling Presse 2012), The Revolution Happened And You Didn’t Call [...] by

LA Times Reviews Maged Zaher’s Thank You for the Window Office January 29, 2013: Have you heard the buzz about Maged Zaher’s new book, Thank You for the Window Office (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2012)? The LA Times has! In a review by book critic David Ulin, Zaher’s UDP [...] by