Suman Pokhrel

Poet

111 - Buddha Vihar Marga Ward # 11
Biratnagar 56613
Phone: 
+9779852030575

Author's Bio

Suman Pokhrel is a multilingual Nepali poet, lyricist, translator, and an artist.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
Snow Jewel (Grey Sparrow Press, 2015)
Journals:
Asian Signature
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Best Poem
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California Quarterly
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Poetry Soup
Prizes won: 
  • SAARC Literary Award 2015,
  • SAARC Literary Award 2013
  • Parikalpana Nepali Sahitya Samman 2012 
  • Jayendra Best Book of the Year 2009

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Lakshmi Prasad Devkota, Gopal Prasad Rimal, Ishwar Ballav, Forough Farrokhzad, Mahmoud Darwish, Nazim Hikmet, Nizar Qabbani, Octavio Paz, Pablo Neruda, Sahir Ludhiyanvi, Sylvia Plath,

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
South Asian
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Any, Children, Teenagers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Biratnagar
Raised in: 
Biratnagar
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Last update: Jan 24, 2018