Solmaz Sharif 2016 Lannan Literary Fellowship for Poetry

Solmaz Sharif‘s work has appeared in The New Republic, Poetry, The Kenyon Review, and others. She has been selected to receive a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, an NEA fellowship, as well as a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship. A former Stegner Fellow, she is currently a lecturer at Stanford University. Her first poetry collection, LOOK, published by Graywolf Press in 2016, is a finalist for the National Book Award.

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