Christine Shan Shan Hou & Andriniki Mattis

With a guest introduction by Pamela Sneed

Christine Shan Shan Hou

Christine Shan Shan Hou is a poet and visual artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Publications include Community Garden for Lonely Girls (Gramma Poetry 2017),“I’m Sunlight” (The Song Cave 2016), C O N C R E T E  S O U N D (2011) a collaborative artists’ book with Audra Wolowiec, and Accumulations (Publication Studio 2010) featuring drawings by Hannah Rawe.

Andriniki Mattis

Andriniki Mattis is a non-binary poet, who has received fellowships from Cave Canem & Poets House. They earned an M.A in Creative Writing and Education, from Goldsmiths University of London, and a B.A in Political and Poetic Resistance, from Brooklyn College. Their work has appeared in Nepantla, Cortland Review, Paperbag Journal, Pariah’s Anthology, Typo Mag, THEM journal, and elsewhere. Andriniki is from and currently living in Brooklyn, their updates can be found at