Solmaz Sharif

2016 Lannan Literary Fellowship for Poetry

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Solmaz Sharif has published poems in The New Republic, Poetry, Granta, and elsewhere. Her work has been recognized with a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, and a Lannan Literary Fellowship. Her first poetry collection, LOOK, published by Graywolf Press in 2016, was a finalist for the National Book Award. She is currently a lecturer at Stanford University.

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