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Maryam Monalisa Gharavi  

About Maryam Monalisa Gharavi

Maryam Monalisa Gharavi is an artist, poet, and theorist. She is author of South/South and an editor at The New Inquiry. She completed a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and Film & Visual Studies at Harvard University, and is currently an M.F.A. candidate in Film/Video at Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College. In 2014-15 she was a Fulbright U.S. Scholar and Visiting Professor at Birzeit University. She has contributed text and art, including film, video and performance, to various platforms including Los Angeles Review of Books, Triple Canopy, Asymptote, The White Review, Transition, Women and Performance, Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art, The New Museum, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Pacific Film Archive, among others. Forthcoming books include The Distancing Effect (BlazeVOX), American Letters (Zer0), and a translation of Waly Salomão's Algaravias (Ugly Duckling Presse).

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