Clap Your Hands

Nicholas Karavatos

From Hunger Mountain Issue 24: Patterns, which you can purchase here.

Designed by Marielena Andre.

Nicholas Karavatos is a visiting lecturer in creative writing at Arab American University in Jenin, West Bank, Palestinian Authority. From 2006 to 2017, he was an assistant professor at American University of Sharjah in the UAE, & in 2018 an Ambassador’s Distinguished Scholar to Ethiopia. He taught inmates at Humboldt County Correctional Facility for College of the Redwoods in Eureka last year. David Meltzer wrote that his book NO ASYLUM (2009) “is an amazing collectanea of smart sharp political poetry … voiced with an impressive singularity.”