Sheniz Janmohamed and Special Guests bring their poetic talents and unstoppable energy to the Museum — and invite local talent to share the stage.
The Aga Khan Museum is hosting one of its Spoken Word Series events on Thursday, Oct. 8.
The event features series regular Sheniz Janmohamed along with special guest Robert Priest.
Priest is the author of 14 poetry books, three plays, two novels, seven music CDs, columns and appears on CBC Radio’s hit spoken word show Wordbeat using the alias Dr. Poetry.
Sheniz Janmohamed is an author, artist educator and spoken word artist. A graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing program at the University of Guelph, Sheniz has been mentored by authors Dionne Brand, Kuldip Gill and Janice Kulyk Keefer. Sheniz is also the founder of Ignite Poets, a spoken word initiative with an emphasis on collaboration, innovation and social awareness.
via www.insidetoronto.com – www.agakhanmuseum.org/performing-arts – canpoetry.library.utoronto.ca/priest – shenizjanmohamed.com/biography