Anahita Jamali Rad
Anahita Jamali Rad is currently based in Tio’tia:ke on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehá:ka. Informed by anti imperialist materialist theory, her work is primarily textual and explores materiality, history, affect, ideology, violence, class, collectivity, desire, place, and displacement. She has published many chapbooks, including Patterns, History, Heart/Felt/Poems, and say what you want about my glasses, but i never get drunk and drank confused when i’m out with the working classes. She has also published one full-length book of poetry, for love and autonomy (Talonbooks 2016). With Danielle LaFrance, she co-edited the journal About a Bicycle, of which there were 5 issues. She is currently working on an apparel-based poetics project called Fear of Intimacy, a new book, and a new small press called House House Press with David Bradford.