“Memorial Reading for Mutanabbi Street”
Chris Abani, Beau Beausoleil, Laila Lalami, Suzanne Lummis, Majid Naficy, Marisela Norte, Sholeh Wolpé,and Terry Wolverton with a special musical performance by the Saadoun Al-Bayati Ensemble, music of Iraq.
When I figure myself out, I'll let you know. Oh, I wrote the novels "Letters to Montgomery Clift" and "Talking to the Moon." I'm also a performance artist, having toured with my solo shows "The Rice Room: Scenes from Bar" and "Master of the (miss) Universe."