Home Is Not a Country

Safia Elhillo (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$17.99  $16.55
Publisher
Make Me a World
Publish Date
March 02, 2021
Pages
224
Dimensions
5.6 X 8.4 X 1.1 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780593177051

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About the Author

Safia Elhillo is the author of the poetry collection The January Children, which received the the 2016 Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets and a 2018 Arab American Book Award.

Sudanese by way of Washington, DC, she holds an MFA from The New School, a Cave Canem Fellowship, and a 2018 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation. Safia is a Pushcart Prize nominee, co-winner of the 2015 Brunel International African Poetry Prize, and listed in Forbes Africa's 2018 30 Under 30. She is a 2019-2021 Stegner Fellow at Stanford University.

Reviews

"Movingly unravels themes of belonging, Islamophobia, and the interlocking oppressions thrust upon immigrant women." -Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review