rami karim (b. los angeles, 1991) uses ordinary language against consumerist legibility. he is the author of smile & nod (wendy’s subway, 2018) and crybaby (nightboat, 2021), and his work has appeared at moma ps1, pioneer works, the poetry project, tagvverk and press press. email may be sent to ramixarim [at] gmail [dot] com. cv may be viewed here.