“The Difference Between Rubies and Pomegranates” The Literary Review
“A Blossom within a Song” The Literary Review
“Jalalabad Will Never Be JBad” The Massachusetts Review
“Samsa on Sheepshead Bay: Uzbek Foodprints in Southern Brooklyn”
Made in Harlem: Post Screening Talk “Looking for Langston” by Isaac Julien
Discussion following a screening of Isaac Julien’s “Looking for Langston” (1989) with Zohra Saed, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, & Poets House program director Paolo Javier. The post-screening discussion focuses on poetry, collective memory, and the legacy of the Harlem Renaissance in the political and artistic imagination of Harlem poets today. Co-presented with Maysles Documentary Center and Poets House. Special thanks to Isaac Julien, Maysles Documentary Center, & the West Harlem Development Corporation.