PALACE POETRY GROUP welcomes OMANII ABDULLA as featured reader on Thursday, February 6 . A native of Syracuse, Omanii has a wide rnge of experience teaching college in this country and in Saudi Arabia. He is Professor Emeritus at Morristown State College and has been a part-time instructor at Syracuse University since 1990 and at Onondaga Community College since 2006.
He writes “Life experience” poetry, weaving in themes of everyday life to which we can all relate – friendship, death, shared joy, humor, step-parenting, and more. He has won numerous awards for his poetry. He conducts workshops in which he teaches participants how to put their emotions on paper.
Omanii is the author of 5 books of poetry, and it will be a real treat to hear him on February 6.