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Kosrof Chantikian

Author's Bio

Kosrof Chantikian is the author of two books of poems: Prophecies & Transformations, and Imaginations & Self–Discoveries, and editor of Octavio Paz: Homage to the Poet, and The Other Shore: 100 Poems by Rafael Alberti. Website: http://kosrofchantikian.com; Amazon Author Page: http://www.amazon.com/Kosrof-Chantikian/e/B001KCNOQO; Video: Interview with Kosrof Chantikian by Neshama Franklin & Reading on 17 June 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqzzVu6LBME

Publications and Prizes

Books:
Prophecies & Transformations (KOSMOS, 1978), Imaginations & Self-Discoveries (KOSMOS, 1974)
Journals:
Amerus, amphibi.us, Ararat, Blue Unicorn, Ginosko Literary Journal, Green House, Grey Sparrow Journal, Kosmos, LEVELER Poetry Journal, Marin Poetry Center Anthology, Snow Jewel, Verse Wisconsin
Prizes:
He has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the California Arts Council (Artists in Communities Program), and the San Francisco Foundation, and was poet-in-residence at the San Francisco Public Library for the periods November 1979 – April 1980, October 1980 – July 1981, and October 1982 – September 1983. His poems have appeared in Amerus, Ararat, Blue Unicorn, Ginosko Literary Journal, Green House, Grey Sparrow Journal, KOSMOS: A Journal of Poetry, Leveler Poetry, Marin Poetry Center Anthology, Snow Jewel, Verse Wisconsin, and other journals. He was Editor of KOSMOS: A Journal of Poetry, and Series Editor of the KOSMOS Modern Poets in Translation Series. His essay on Octavio Paz entitled "The Poetry and Thought of Octavio Paz: An Introduction” appeared in Octavio Paz: Homage to the Poet (KOSMOS Books), and was reprinted in Octavio Paz edited by Harold Bloom (Chelsea House). Poems https://greysparrowpress.sharepoint.com/Pages/2016FallChantikian.aspx http://greysparrowpress.sharepoint.com/Pages/Winter2011PoetryChantikian.aspx http://www.versewisconsin.org/backprint/vw105Mar2011.pdf http://versewisconsin.org/Issue105/audio105/oldManintheRhodesCafe.mp3 (Voice) http://armenian-poetry.blogspot.com/2009/08/kosrof-chantikian-on-death.html http://armenian-poetry.blogspot.com/search/label/Kosrof Chantikian http://www.levelerpoetry.com/love-song-for-the-woman-with-beautiful-hands/ Essay "The Poetry and Thought of Octavio Paz: An Introduction" in Octavio Paz: Homage to the Poet (KOSMOS Books). Reprinted in Octavio Paz edited by Harold Bloom (Chelsea House): http://www.scribd.com/doc/169381614/Harold-Bloom-Editor-Octavio-Paz-Modern-Critical-Views-2002

Kosrof Chantikian Resume

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Listing last updated: November 13, 2016

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Poet
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Fluent in:
English

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