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Ali Zarrin, Ph.D.
VOICE OF THE POET READING HIS POEMS:

ORIGIN

MODERN MARRIAGE

MADE YOU MINE AMERICA

My interview with Jim Cohn in Napalm Health Spa 2010

Included in the Encyclopedia of Multienthnic American Literature & Oxford Encyclopedia of Islamic World, Ali Zarrin is a bilingual Iranian-American poet who was born in Kermanshah and immigrated to the USA in 1970.  He received his BA in English from the University of Colorado at Boulder, his MA in English Literature from the University of Colorado at Denver.  He graduated from the University of Washington with a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and is the author of ten books of poetry & Literary Criticism in English and Persian.  His poems, essays, and translations have appeared in numerous international magazines and anthologies, and have been translated into several languages.  Author of five books of poetry in Persian and five in English, his most recent work, The Book of I was published by City Lights of San Francisco.  He is a contributor to the International Literary Journal Neveshta published in Tehran, Jong-e Zaman in Norway, Shahrvand in Canada, Arash in France, & Baran in Sweden.  He has taught at the University of Washington, Charles Stewart Mott College, University of Colorado at Denver, and Naropa University in Boulder. 

ęCopyright 2011, All poetry, writing  or artwork is the sole property of Ali Zarrin, unless otherwise designated.

 THE BOOK OF I 

Read this poem in PDF as published by City Lights

Read a review about this poem: Dean Brink

Ali Zarrin's Interview with Jen Graves of Tribnet News

Read Lee Christopher's Reaction to this poem

Read Ali Alizadeh's letter

To an Alien    
Read reviews about this book: Otto Pfeiff, Peter Thorp (in Rocky Mountain News)

Modern Marriage  
Read a few poems from this book by clicking here
Read reviews about this book:
Joseph Bommarito (Flint Journal),
Gayatri Devi (Chanteh),

MADE YOU MINE AMERICA    
read reviews about this work:  
Thomas Filbin (Chanteh)

An excerpt from this book can be viewed by clicking  here

DESERT  

Read views about this book Dean Brink, Anne Waldman,


POSTER GHAZAL    

A part of my essay on Ghazal published in Poetry Santa Cruz
Summer/Fall 2006
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PUBLISHED IN
MAMAZINE JULY 2006
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PUBLISHED IN
NAPALM HEALTH SPA REPORT 2006
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April 2006 INTERVIEW WITH
KGNU BOULDER PUBLIC RADIO
CLICK HERE

PUBLICATION IN MODERN REVIEW (SUMMER 2006)
CLICK HERE

All Books & Poster Can be ordered by mail:
Alien Books
9457 S. University Blvd. # 174
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126 USA
303-792-0900
E-mail: chavoosh@rocketmail.com

ęCopyright 2008, All poetry, writing  or artwork is the sole property of Ali Zarrin, unless otherwise designated.
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