Knowing God through Poetic Practice with emet ezell
emet ezell works at the intersection of memory, magic, and prophecy.
Their chapbook BETWEEN EVERY BIRD, OUR BONES won the 2021 Gloria Anzaldúa Poetry Prize. ezell's creative practice is fueled by Jewish tradition and their writing investigates desire, power, exile, and betrayal. They composed the booklet for the Liberation Tarot Deck, forthcoming from PM Press this fall. Rooted in diaspora, ezell lives in Berlin, Germany, where they facilitate writing workshops and communal ritual. They are part god and part demon. Find them on social media @baruchdayanemet or at https://emetezell.com
Hadar is an Arab Jewish scholar, mystic and artist. She teaches spirituality and Jewish mysticism at Malchut, a spiritual skill building school teaching direct experience of God. Hadar is a Jewish mystic who builds decolonial frameworks to worship God. Hadar is an artist weaving the spiritual with the political through the artistic mediums of performance, movement, writing, weaving, sound, and ritual.