Sheniz Janmohamed (MFA) is a firm believer in fostering community through collaboration, compassion and creativity. In her own practice, she strives to embody words through performance, land art and writing in the ghazal form. A poet, educator and land artist, Sheniz has performed her work in venues across the world, including the Jaipur Literature Festival, Alliance Française de Nairobi and the Aga Khan Museum. Sheniz is also the author of two poetry collections: Bleeding Light (Mawenzi House, 2010) and Firesmoke (Mawenzi House, 2014) and is currently working on her third collection of ghazals.
Events Sheniz Janmohamed was involved in
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Authors Rachel Manley, Sean Michaels and Susan Swan discuss their latest works with moderator Sheniz Janmohamed.
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 8:00 PM
Authors Doyali Islam and Ashleigh Young read from their latest books before being interviewed by Catherine Graham about their work.
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 8:00 PM
This session focuses on the craft of writing, and looks at how Dionne Brand, Isa Kamari, Pierre J. Mejlak and Ondjaki all embrace untraditional writing formats and unique styles
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM
Kyo Maclear and Antanas Sileika discuss how the cityscapes influence their writing with Sheniz Janmohamed.
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Sarah Bailey, Nick Cutter and Grace O’Connell examine the power and nature of fear with Ania Szado.