A bit about Arhm (ah-reum):
Arhm Choi Wild is a queer, Korean-American poet who grew up in the slam community of Ann Arbor, Michigan, and went on to perform across the country, including at Brave New Voices, the New York City Poetry Festival, and Asheville Wordfest. Their debut collection of poetry, “Cut to Bloom,” was the 2019 winner of the Write Bloody Book Contest. Arhm is a Kundiman fellow with an MFA in Poetry from Sarah Lawrence College, and their work appears in The Daring to Repair Anthology, The Queer Movement Anthology of Literatures, Pleiades, Barrow Street, The Massachusetts Review, Split this Rock, Foglifter, Lantern Review, and other publications. They work as the Director of the Progressive Teaching Institute and as a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator at a school in New York City.
LITTLE LIGHTS READING SERIES
The Little Lights Reading Series was created as a six-show virtual book tour dedicated to spotlighting BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), womxn, queer, transgender, and GNC folks. This reading series is a celebration of the bright lights and those who support each other’s shine not only before the days of 2020 but also as we chart our course onward. Recordings of readings are available upon request and on the Media page.