Ms. Roxi Power

California, United States

Member Since: 05/01/2014

Roxi Power has taught for 25 years at UC Santa Cruz where she edits the Viz. Inter-Arts anthology series. Her books include The Songs that Objects Would Sing (2023) and Knot Narrative (forthcoming 2024). She podcasts for The Hive Poetry Collective.and performs live film narration (Neo-Benshi) nationally, at the New Orleans Poetry Festival, the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Festival, Roy and edna Disney CalArts Theater, St. Mark's Poetry Project, and many universities.  She regularly organizes trans-genre cabarets across the country and annually, as AWP Offsite events. Power has been an academic labor organizer for over 20 years.  



  • Viz. Inter-Arts: EVENT (2007)
  • Viz. Inter-Arts: INTERVENTIONS (2016)
  • The Songs that Objects Would Sing , Finishing Line Press (September 12, 2023)


  • AWP Intro Award - Poetry(1991)


  • Continuing Lecturer at University of California, Santa Cruz (1998 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from Cornell University

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Poetry