adam hamze is an arab-american writer, photographer, and educator. his work revolves around race, culture, and politics. as a journalist, he's worked for the huffington postvice news, the houston chronicle, and elsewhere.  as a poet, he's been published in the blueshift journalthe offing, winter tangerine, and other journals. he teaches after school art programs with creative action.  he graduated from the university of texas. he wants you to email him if you have reading opportunities, want a photoshoot, or have any questions.