Tarfia Faizullah

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Tarfia Faizullah
Faizullah at the 2018 Texas Book Festival
Faizullah at the 2018 Texas Book Festival
Born1980
Brooklyn, New York City
LanguageEnglish
NationalityAmerican
Alma materVirginia Commonwealth University
GenrePoetry
Website
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Tarfia Faizullah (born 1980) is a Bengali American poet. She won a 2009 Cohen Award.[1] Her book, Seam won the 2014 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition Awards.[2]

Life[edit]

She was born in 1980 in Brooklyn, New York City and raised in West Texas.

She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Her work appears in American Poetry Review,[3] Memorious,[4] and Blackbird.[5]

She is an editor, and lives in Detroit.

Works[edit]

  • Seam, Southern Illinois University Press, 2014, ISBN 9780809333257
  • Registers of Illuminated Villages: Poems, Gray Wolf Press, 2018, ISBN 9781555978006

In Anthology

  • Ghost Fishing: An Eco-Justice Poetry Anthology, University of Georgia Press, 2018, ISBN 9780820353159

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