FLUX · Poetry Reading by Rajiv Mohabir with Marginalia
Readings and annotations by Rajiv Mohabir on his poetry, flavored by his influences, personal history & Guyanese upbringing.
FLUX: An Evening in Dissent
A selection of readings by Rajiv Mohabir to help pause, unwind, and pay attention during an otherwise heavy and serious event.
Jaishri Abichandani's Art Studio Tour
Kshama Sawant & Nikil Saval: A panel on US left electoralism, COVID19, recent victories, & lasting problems.
Natasha Noorani's Live Performance of "Choro"
Bhavik Lathia & Jaya Sundaresh: A panel on the US Left & its relationship with media in the wake of Bernie Sanders' loss.
Tarfia Faizullah: Poetry Reading
SAAG, So Far: A Panel with the Editors
DJ Kiran: A Celebratory Set
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
Watch the event in full on IGTV.
RAJIV MOHABIR is the author of The Cowherd’s Son (Tupelo Press 2017), The Taxidermist’s Cut (Four Way Books 2016). He translated I Even Regret Night: Holi Songs of Demerara (1916) (Kaya Press 2019) from Awadhi-Bhojpuri (folk languages from the Indo-Caribbean of Demerara) and received a PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant Award and the 2020 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award from the American Academy of Poets. His memoir Antiman (Restless Books 2021)was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award in Gay Nonfiction, and the 2022 PEN Open Book Award. His poetry collection Cutlish (Four Way Books, 2021) was longlisted for the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry and was a finalist for the 2021 National Book Critics Circle Award, amongst other awards. He is currently Assistant Professor of poetry in the MFA program at Emerson College.