Haji Khavari

Haji Khavari, age 25, was born and raised in Shiraz, Iran. He completed a BA in architecture at Yasouj University. Named a finalist in a recent poetry competition in the category of best young modern poet, one of the judges called him “an Iranian Borges.” In addition to writing poetry, he plays guitar in a rock band and edits a “zine” of postmodern literature.