Anis Shivani

Anis Shivani’s books of poetry include My Tranquil War and Other Poems, Whatever Speaks on Behalf of Hashish: Poems, and Soraya: Sonnets. Books forthcoming in the immediate future include A History of the Cat in Nine Chapters or Less: A Novel, Literary Writing in the Twenty-First Century: Conversations, and Confessions I: Poems. New writing appears in Western Humanities Review, Black Warrior Review, Gulf Coast, The Journal, Iowa Review, Prairie Schooner, Subtropics, Volt, Epoch, AGNI, Tenderloin, Mudlark, and elsewhere. Anis lives in Houston, Texas, with his adorable kitty Foolittle, and runs an alternative art venue called Monsoon Art Space.