Remi Kanazi


Remi Kanazi is a poet, writer, and organizer based in New York City. He is
the author of the new released collection of poetry Before the Next Bomb Drops: 
Rising Up from Brooklyn to Palestine. He is also the author of Poetic Injustice:
Writings on Resistance 
and Palestine (RoR Publishing, 2011) and the editor
of Poets For Palestine (Al Jisser Group, 2008).

His political commentary has been featured by news outlets throughout the
world including the New York Times, Salon, Al Jazeera English, and BBC
Radio. He has appeared in the Palestine Festival of Literature as well as Poetry
International. He is a Lannan Residency Fellow and is on the advisory committee
for the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel.

He has taught poetry workshops from Oklahoma to the West Bank, given talks
from New York City to London, and has performed at hundreds of venues, from
New Orleans to Amman.

Praise for Remi's work by Marc Lamont Hill, Dave Zirin, Ali Abunimah
Ilan Pappe, Chris Hedges, Noura Erakat, Omar Barghouti, Ronnie Kasrils
John Berger John Pilger, Stephane Hessel, Elmaz Abinader, Omar Offendum
and more: Read the praise here

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