ARI BANIAS is the recipient of fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts, Headlands Center for the Arts, Djerassi, and the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. His poems have appeared in Gulf Coast, Subtropics, The Volta, FIELD, and elsewhere, and he’s the author of a chapbook, What’s Personal is Being Here With All of You (Portable Press @ Yo-Yo Labs, 2012). He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
He reads the poem "No More Birds." This poem first appeared in Transom.