…Let this be the Body through which the War has passed. —Frank Bidart somewhere I did not learn mow down or mop up • somewhere I wouldn’t hear your father must come with me or I must fingerprint your grandmother can you translate please • the FBI has my cousins’ computers • my father says… [Read More]
Born in Istanbul to Iranian parents, Solmaz Sharif holds degrees from UC Berkeley and New York University. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in jubilat, DIAGRAM, and PBS’s Frontline: Tehran Bureau. She is managing director of The Asian American Writers’ Workshop.