Writings

Verse Africa: The Malleable Poetics of Some Contemporary African Poets: World Literature Today

Damming the Nile: A Poet's Ecology. Winner of the Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Award: Prairie Schooner

Review of Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. Los Angeles Review of Books.

"Christopher Columbus Was a Damn Blasted Liar": On the Narrative of Discovery in Global Literature: Guernica: A Magazine of Art & Politics

Why I Teach  Writing: Publishers Weekly

UniVerse: A United Nations of Poetry 

Review of Against the Workshop: Provocations, Polemics, Controversies by Anis Shivani. Prairie Schooner.

From Scetis to Sohag: Photo Essay/Poem Collaboration-Photos by Anthony Shenoda (CMES-Harvard University)

Listen to "Canto for Pasadena"at: New Town's City Speaks (click on "Audio Clips")

Listen to Poems at: From the Fishouse

 

Interviews

Mosaic Magazine: Interview

International Poets in Conversation: Poetry Foundation

Featured in the Documentary Film: Dark Girls

Ploughshares Literary Journal

The Minnesota Review

Poetry Society of America

The Blood-Jet Writing Hour

Voices of the Middle East & North Africa, KPFA Pacifica Radio

San Francisco Chronicle

 

Anthologies

Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation. Eds. Brett Fletcher Lauer & Lynn Melnic (Viking/Penguin, 2015).

 A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry. Ed. Stacey Lynn Brown and Oliver de la Paz. (The University of Akron Press; 2012).

Fire & Ink: An Anthology of Social Action Writing. Eds. Frances Payne Adler, Debra Busman, and Diana Garcia. (University of Arizona Press; 2009).

From the Fishouse: An Anthology of Poems That Sing, Rhyme, Resound, Syncopate, Alliterate, and Just Plain Sound Great (With Audio CD). Eds. Camille Dungy, Matt O’Donnell, and Jeff Thomson. (Persea Books; 2009).

Inclined to Speak: Contemporary Arab American Poetry. Ed. Hayan Charara. (University of Arkansas Press; 2008).

The Spoken Word Revolution Redux. Ed. Mark Eleveld. (Sourcebooks; 2007).

The Other Side of the Postcard. Ed. devorah major (City Lights Books; May 2005).

Poets Against The War. Ed. Sam Hamill. (Nation Books; 2003).