Sarah Ghazal Ali is a Pakistani-American writer, editor, and educator who grew up in the Northeast. 

She obtained her MFA in Poetry at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she was an MFA Fellow and Juniper Fellow, and has previously taught college-level composition and creative writing.

A recipient of fellowships from Five Pillars, ISF, the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, and the Seventh Wave, Sarah currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of Palette Poetry.


She lives in California and is drawn like a moth to all things green. 

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