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2021 Massachusetts Poetry Festival - Shared screen with speaker view
Volunteer 2-Joseph O'Day (he/his)
37:39
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Purvi Shah (she/her)
41:06
Yes, kava!!!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
41:31
Yes to luck!!!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
42:31
Mango duty!!!!
Jaweerya Mohammad
45:20
“I demanded she build a bridge as I lounged on the other side”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
45:32
Yes!!!!!
Jaweerya Mohammad
45:51
Beautiful! Thank you for sharing!
Volunteer 2-Joseph O'Day (he/his)
47:23
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Purvi Shah (she/her)
47:27
“to not correct, to allow the pleasure”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
47:40
“her economy is expansive"
Purvi Shah (she/her)
48:16
“so begins the life of separation”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
48:43
mucher!!!!!!
Aurora Masum-Javed
49:02
GORGEOUUUUSS
Kara Provost (she/her)
49:12
“To say is to see”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
49:13
“We listen with the hunger with old eyes” oof
Jaweerya Mohammad
50:33
Thank you. My heart is so heavy with what is happening, and I am grateful for how poetry can provide healing.
Purvi Shah (she/her)
51:10
Thank you for sharing, Jaweerya. We are grateful you are here!
Aurora Masum-Javed
51:48
WHAAAATTTT
Aurora Masum-Javed
51:49
AMAZING
Maryam
51:54
incredible
Purvi Shah (she/her)
51:58
“You scare them all free”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
52:01
Yes
Rina Nilooban (she/her)
52:16
Gorgeous elasticity of your language. Thank you.
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
53:20
Thank you MUCHLY. :)
Aurora Masum-Javed
55:32
yesssss!
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
55:41
fertility of glances / black blood of a star
KATHLEEN BAKER
55:45
beautiful
Aurora Masum-Javed
58:40
STUNNING
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
58:41
“you tell one story and hope it survives” / “fury keeps a river invisible”
KATHLEEN BAKER
58:48
Do not end
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
59:03
INDEED
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:00:55
“built anew by breath”
Aurora Masum-Javed
01:00:55
magic, magic
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:01:36
Yes spells!!!!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:02:20
Beautiful!!
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:02:25
“the toothpick of its wing” and SPIKED haftmewa (drool)
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:02:43
Yes Jersey Afghans!!!!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:02:56
waterfall back upwards!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:03:14
“the falling teeth of warplanes”
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:03:34
Amazing!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:04:48
Love the metaphor of the Parkway as a blanket or scarf—lovely
Aurora Masum-Javed
01:05:20
SO BEAUTIFUL
KATHLEEN BAKER
01:05:22
lovely
Volunteer 2-Joseph O'Day (he/his)
01:05:28
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Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:05:58
Time for games!!! :)
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:06:38
Old school Versus!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:08:00
We invite you to invoke an ancestor — person in your lineage/borrowed lineage/literary tradition
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:08:22
I’m glad to bring Mirabai, radical poet into the room!
KATHLEEN BAKER
01:08:35
Auntie Jo
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:08:53
Thank you for bringing Auntie Jo into the room!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:10:08
Excellent example!
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:12:04
poetic license
Anisha
01:13:42
haha this is turning into antakshari now!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:13:48
Yes!!!!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:14:00
It’s part of the same tradition!
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:16:23
NighT
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:16:43
passes
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:16:43
PasseS
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:16:50
Tyger Tyger burning bright in the forge of the night what awful hand or eye wrought thy fearful summetry
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:17:09
ants
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:17:40
y
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:17:45
or e sound
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:18:10
friends
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:18:12
ssssss
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:18:41
behind
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:18:56
light
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:19:16
teeth
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:19:50
lungs
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:19:59
beautiful, Rina
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:20:04
sssss
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:20:21
litany
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:20:30
Love these lines!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:20:59
go
Rina Nilooban (she/her)
01:21:07
Rick-rolling!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:21:22
T again!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:21:22
starlight
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:21:47
winter
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:22:16
stream
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:22:48
best
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:24:06
affection
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:24:10
November and the wind’s rough fist
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:24:26
death
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:24:56
Thank you everyone!!!!!
Britt
01:25:04
wonderful
Anisha
01:25:08
loved participating so much thank you everyone! someone should transcribe this 💛
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:25:29
Thank you—sOO fun!
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:25:39
Thank you, all, for sharing so joyfully!
Kate Lonergan (she/her)
01:26:09
A fun game that I'll certainly be playing with my friends, now!
Joseph Bova (he/him)
01:28:42
so so so beautifully-written
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:28:45
AURORA, i want to live in your poems.
Rina Nilooban (she/her)
01:28:49
WOW.
Britt
01:31:01
gorgeous
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:31:41
OMG!
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:31:51
What’s the word for guilt — mother or tongue?
Maryam
01:32:29
thank you for the magic!
Volunteer 2-Joseph O'Day (he/his)
01:32:31
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Britt
01:32:43
Such a wonderful reading, thank you poets!
Anne-Marie Burke
01:32:57
Thank you I love the game
Rina Nilooban (she/her)
01:33:04
Gratitudes to all you gorgeous women poets!
Aurora Masum-Javed
01:33:08
auroramasumjaved.com
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:33:09
www.purvipoets.net
Mary
01:33:09
Thank you all so much! Time now to go march and write for a liberated Palestine…..
Volunteer -Donna French McArdle (she,her)
01:33:13
Thank you. Beautiful and fun.
Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:33:14
@PurviPoets
Sahar Muradi (she/her)
01:33:15
saharmuradi.com
Britt
01:33:24
🙌
Zohra Saed
01:33:24
Www.zohrasaed.com
Zohra Saed
01:33:53
Www.upsetpress.org
Volunteer 2-Joseph O'Day (he/his)
01:34:03
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Purvi Shah (she/her)
01:34:05
Yes UpSet Press!