“In my all-boys school they’re all dumber than me./ I sit in the back and read André Gide” | by Armen Davoudian, co-winner 2021 PI Prize
Photo by Andy Smith ARTHUR KAYZAKIAN is the winner of the 2021 inaugural Black Lawrence Immigrant Writing Series for his collection, The Book of Redacted Paintings, which was also selected as a finalist for the 2021 Philip Levine Prize for Poetry. He is the recipient of the 2023 creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment …
by H.E. Sayeh: Digging in the pit, / her family knew it was her / by her long hair.
by Naghmeh Zarbafian: A finger is in between the blinds, / reaching out for the feathery tone of snow
Poetry International 20/21
“A Room of My Own”
Poetry International 7/8