Sahar Muradi is a writer, performer, and educator based in New York City / is author of the chapbook  [ G A T E S ] (Black Lawrence Press) / is co-author of A Ritual in X Movements (Montez Press) / is co-editor, with Zohra Saed, of One Story, Thirty Stories: An Anthology of Contemporary Afghan American Literature (University of Arkansas Press) / is co-founder of the Afghan American Artists and Writers Association / is the recipient of the 2016 Stacy Doris Memorial Prize and twice recipient of the Himan Brown Creative Writing Award in Poetry / is a Kundiman Poetry Fellow and an AAWW Open City Fellow / has an MFA in poetry from Brooklyn College, an MPA in international development from NYU, and a BA in creative writing from Hampshire College / works in the poetry and education programs at City Lore / and dearly believes in the bottom of the rice pot.

Contact Sahar at: sahar [dot] muradi [at] gmail [dot] com