Anahita Jamali Rad was born in Iran and currently based in Tio’tia:ke on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehá:ka. Informed by anti-imperialist materialist theory, Jamali Rad’s work explores materiality, history, affect, ideology, violence, class, collectivity, desire, place, and displacement. They have published many chapbooks, and two full-length books of poetry, for love and autonomy (Talonbooks 2016) and still (Talonbooks 2021). With Danielle LaFrance, they co-edited the journal About a Bicycle, of which there were 5 issues.

Anahita Jamali Rad is currently designing and co-editing a new small press called House House Press with David Bradford.