Aaron Samuels

65 Chiswick rd
Cranston, RI 02905
Phone: 
401-529-1197

Author's Bio

Aaron Samuels, raised in Providence, Rhode Island by a Jewish mother and a Black father, is a Cave Canem Fellow and a nationally acclaimed performer. His work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, featured on TV One’s Verses & Flow, and has appeared in many journals including Tidal Basin Review and Muzzle Magazine. His debut collection of poetry, Yarmulkes & Fitted Caps was released on Write Bloody Publishing in fall 2013. More information can be found at: http://aaronsamuelspoetry.com/

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Yarmulkes & Fitted Caps
(Write Bloody Publishing, 2013)
Journals: 
Mandala Journal, Muzzle, Radius, THRUSH Poetry Journal, Tidal Basin Review, Used Furniture Review
Performances: 
Be'chol Lashon
(2013)
, Busboys & Poets
(2013)
, Louder than a Bomb, Chicago
(2011)
, Massachusetts Student Day of Poetry
(2013)
, Mixed Roots Film & Literary Festival
(2012)
, TEDx Washington University
(2013)
, The Green Mill
(2011)
, Verses & Flow
(2011)

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
Edgewood, RI
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Last updated: Oct 31, 2013