Steven Reigns introduction to Anais Nin @ 105

Steven Reigns introduction to Anais Nin @ 105 at the Hammer Museum. Reigns gives a brief biography about Anais Nin. Steven Reigns is a Los Angeles based poet and educator. After earning a degree in Creative Writing at the University of South Florida, his début poetry collection, Your Dead Body is My Welcome Mat, was published in 2001. Since then, Reigns has published two chapbooks, Ignited and Cartography, and taught creative writing workshops around the country to gay youth and people living with HIV. For three years Reigns served as Literary Director for Tampa’s GLBT community center. Currently he is involved with S(t)even Years, a 7-year endurance performance under the mentorship of performance artist Linda Montano. He also teaches My Life Is Poetry, an autobiographical poetry workshop for GLBT seniors under an Artist-In-Residency grant through the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. Filmed by Ian Mackinnon

3 thoughts on “Steven Reigns introduction to Anais Nin @ 105

  1. thank you steven – for having the event, encapsulating a life which is impossible to sum up, and for posting it here where the rest of us can see it.

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