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Sarah Sousa

Amherst, Massachusetts Area
Sarah Sousa is the author of the poetry collections See the Wolf (2018): Split the Crow (2015) and Church of Needles (2014) She also edited and transcribed The Diary of Esther Small, 1886 (2014) which won the New England Book Festival Award for Regional Literature. Her poems have appeared in the Massachusetts Review, Fourteen Hills, the Southern Poetry Review, and Tuesday; An Art Project, among others. She has a sonnet forthcoming in the collaborative artist’s book Mother Monument. Her honors include the Poetry Foundation’s Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship, the Anne Halley Prize awarded by the Massachusetts Review, and a Massachusetts Cultural Council Fellowship.