Ami Patel is a queer South Asian American woman currently based in Los Angeles. She is first and foremost a poet, and is committed to using her words to tell stories in multidisciplinary art forms. She is a two time VONA fellow and a Visual Communications Armed With A Camera Fellow. Her short film Still Life With premiered at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, and she has performed twice at Tuesday Night Cafe. Currently, she is a Masters student in the Asian American Studies Program at UCLA.
Ami performed at EVOKE: A New Works Festival Celebrating South Asian Voices, directed by Alison M. De La Cruz. Learn more.
Follow her on Twitter at @amiagogo.