AUTHORS

Aaron Levy Samuels

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Andrea Gibson

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Annelyse Gelman

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Ben Clark

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Brian S. Ellis

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Clint Smith

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Daniel McGinn

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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David Perez

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Eliana M Ellis

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Hieu Minh Nguyen

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Jade Sylvan

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Jason Bayani

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Jon Sands

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Lauren Zuniga

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Matty Byloos

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Mike McGee

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Nicole Homer

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Rob “RatpackSlim” Sturma

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Sarah Kay

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Shanny Jean Maney

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Sierra DeMulder

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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L. T. Pelle

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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John-Francis Quiñonez

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Taylor Mali

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Amber Flame

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Anis Mojgani

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Noah Arhm Choi

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Brendan Constantine

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Bucky Sinister

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Cristin O’Keefe

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Dan Nester

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Derrick Brown

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Franny Choi

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Jacqueline Suskin

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Janae Johnson

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Jeanann Verlee

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Khary Jackson

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Lino Anunciacion

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

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Megan Falley

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Mindy Nettifee

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Pages D Matam

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Ryler Dustin

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Seema Reza

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Sheleen McElhinney

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Tara Hardy

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Kimberly Nguyen

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Jeffrey McDaniel

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Tim Stafford

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Taylor Mali is the author of The Whetting Stone (Rattle 2017), Bouquet of Red Flags (Write Bloody Books 2014), What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World (Putnam 2012), The Last Time As We Are (Write Bloody Books 2009) and What Learning Leaves (Hanover 2002). He received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant in 2001 to develop Teacher! Teacher!, a one-person show about poetry, teaching, and math, won the jury prize for best solo performance at the 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Mali was the former president of Poetry Slam, Inc., the non-profit organization that oversees all poetry slams in North America.  He has performed or taught poetry in over 50 foreign countries and every state of the U.S. (except Wyoming!).

https://taylormali.com

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Ashia Ajani

Ashia (she/they) is a storyteller and environmental educator born and raised in Denver, CO, unceded territory of the Arapahoe, Cheyenne and Ute peoples. Writing as a queer Black femme, she works to preserve, interrogate and imagine how the Black diaspora has shaped and continues to shape land stewardship in the Western hemisphere. She has been published in Sierra Magazine,  Atlas&Alice Magazine, The Journal, Sage Magazine, Them.us, and The Hopper Literary Magazine, among others. She released her first chapbook, We Bleed Like Mango, in October of 2017. Their debut full length poetry collection, Heirloom, will be published in Spring 2023 with Write Bloody Publishing.

https://ashiaajani.com/

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Courtney LeBlanc

Courtney LeBlanc is a winner of the Jack McCarthy Book Prize and her next collection of poetry will be published by Write Bloody in spring 2023. She is the author of the full length collections Exquisite Bloody, Beating Heart (Riot in Your Throat, July 2021),  Beautiful & Full of Monsters (Vegetarian Alcoholic Press, March 2020), The Violence Within (Flutter Press, 2018, currently out of print), and All in the Family (Bottlecap Press, 2016, currently out of print) , and a Pushcart Prize  and Best of the Net nominee. She has an MFA from Queens University of Charlotte. She loves nail polish, tattoos, and a soy latte each morning.

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