Josef Aukee

PO Box 191586
San Francisco, CA 94119

Author's Bio

Josef Aukee is the author of the poetry collections Town and Country, Where Bright Stripes Go and Hill People, and together with Giles Reaves, he recorded a live production of his poetry show Industrial Strength. His work ranges from meditations and satirical commentary on contemporary urban life to the poetry of place. Josef often colors his live performances with vocalists and instrumentalists who provide dramatic voices and experimental musical backdrops, using spare electronic sounds and pop and jazz stylings.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
5_trope, SF Reader, The Goblin Reader
Performances: 
Beale Street Bar & Grill - San Francisco, CA
(2009)
, Bowery Poetry Club - New York, NY
(2008)
, FinnFest 2008, Duluth Convention Center - Duluth, MN
(2008)
, No Name Bar - Sausalito, CA
(2009)
, Winston's - San Diego, CA
(2008)

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Spoken Word Artist
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Scandinavian American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Detroit
Raised in: 
Wayne, MI
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Last updated: Jul 09, 2009