Mojdeh Stoakley

Spoken Word Artist

Publications & Prizes

BBC Proms Festival (2018)
The Gate Film (2018)
The Verb on BBC Three (2018)
Underline Poetry (2018)
Individual World Poetry Slam (2017)
Great Plains Poetry Pile Up (2016)
Prizes won: 

Writer to Watch (2019 Guild Literary Complex), 

Poet-In-Orbit Residency (2019-20 One City One Poet Festival), 

Dark Matter Residency (2019 Elastic Arts), 

Spirit of the Slam Award (2018 Poetry Slam Inc), 

Gwendolyn Brooks Award: Finalist 2nd Place (2014 Guild Literary Complex), 

Suburban Prairie Literary Awards: 1st place Fiction + 2nd Place Poetry + 3rd Place Poetry (2003 SPLF)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
African American, Arab American, Mixed Race
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Any, At Risk Youth, Children, Homelessness, Illness/Wellness, Immigration, Incarcerated individuals, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Schools, Seniors, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans, Women
Fluent in: 
Born in: 
Chicago, IL
Raised in: 
Chicago, IL
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Last update: Jun 19, 2019