photo by Kat Alvarez

photo by Kat Alvarez

Nadra Mabrouk is a poet living in New York. She is the recipient of the 2019 Brunel International African Poetry Prize and the 2019 Amy Award from Poets & Writers Magazine. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from the New York University Creative Writing Program, where she was a Goldwater Fellow. Her work has appeared in POETRY, RHINO, The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 3: Halal If You Hear Me (Haymarket Books, 2019), among other publications. She is the author of the chapbooks, How Things Tasted When We Were Young (Finishing Line Press, 2016), and Measurement of Holy, (APBF & Akashic Books, 2020). She is a content assistant for The Academy of American Poets.