San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Grolier Poetry Book Shop Presents
Anis Shivani will read from his debut book of poetry, My Tranquil War and Other Poems, recently released by NYQ Books. His short fiction collection, The Fifth Lash and Other Stories, has just been published by C&R Press, and his novel Karachi Raj is forthcoming in October 2013. His other books include Anatolia and Other Stories (2009) and Against the Workshop (2011). His recently completed projects include a book of sonnets called Soraya and a book of criticism called Literature at the Global Crossroads. Currently he is working on a new poetry book called Empire, a novel called Abruzzi, 1936, and a new book of criticism on “plastic realism” in recent American fiction. His work appears in Boston Review, Southwest Review, Threepenny Review, Prairie Schooner, Agni, Epoch, Fence, Boulevard, Pleiades, Denver Quarterly, George Review, Iowa Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Antioch Review, Subtropics, Verse, Quarterly West, and many other journals. He is a graduate of Harvard College, and lives in Houston, Texas.
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Grolier Poetry Book Shop
About Grolier Poetry Bookshop
Located in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge since 1927, Grolier Poetry Book Shop is the oldest continuous poetry book shop in the United States. We stock over 15,000 current volumes of trade, small press, and university publications as well as books related to prosody, poetry markets, and spoken word CDs.