Larissa Shmailo's new collection of poetry is In Paran (BlazeVOX [books] 2009). Larissa is the winner of the 2009 New Century Music Awardsfor spoken word with jazz, electronica, and rock; her poem "Warsaw Ghetto" won Best Spoken Word track. Larissa's translation of the Russian transrational opera Victory over the Sun is part of the collections of the New York Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), the HirsshornMuseum of the Smithsonian Institute, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Modern Art. She has been published in numerous journals and anthologies, including Barrow Street, Drunken Boat, About : Poetry, Rattapallax, and Fulcrum.
New Century Music Awards for Best Spoken Word Track, Best Spoken Word with Jazz, Electronica, and Rock
Sliding Scale Poetry
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