Farrah Sarafa

Manhattan, NY 10013
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Author's Bio

Award-winning poet and Professor of English and Foreign Languages, Farrah's poems are included in global literary curricula. Palestinian-Chaldean, she is a cultural correspondent whose work activates the interstices of culture, language and literature. She is the founder of Fractyll Culture Magazine.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
Arabesques Review, Ascent Aspirations Magazine, Avatar Review, Cerebration, Diagram, Feile-Festa, Foliate Oak, Frigg Magazine, Litchfield Review, mediterranean.nu, Tablet, Voices in Wartime
Prizes Won: 
Marjorie Rappaport CompetitionChistell Annual ContestSLS Summer Writing Scholarship and Grant 

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wickedly Effective Prose by Constance Hale
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Mad in Pursuit by Violette Leduc
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The Warhol Economy by Claire Messud
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The Art of the Wasted Day by Patricia Hampl
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Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Favorite Authors: 
DH Lawrence, A.S. Byatt, Edward Said, Anais Niin

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet, Spoken Word Artist
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Arab American
Fluent in: 
Arabic, English, French, Italian
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Last updated: Aug 15, 2018