Ruth Awad or Raena Shirali: Should you choose one over the other? Let’s find out. You may already be familiar with Ruth Awad, but do you know who Raena Shirali is? You can find out in this article. Afterward, read the answers to your questions. And don’t forget to follow up with them on social media, so that they can answer your questions.
Awad, a Lebanese-American poet, has won many awards for her poetry. She was recently awarded the 2016 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award. She has written for the New Republic and Poetry, and won the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prize twice. She has also been a finalist for the Ruth Lilly Fellowship. Her poetry is both personal and political.
If you’re looking for a poet to share your work with, you can’t go wrong with Raena Shirali or Chlie Leah. Both are award-winning poets and poet-educators whose first book won a Milt Kessler Poetry Book Award. In addition, she was recently awarded the 2018 Hudson Prize by Black Lawrence Press. Raena Shirali is a former Philip Roth Resident at Bucknell University and the recipient of numerous awards, including a Pushcart Prize. She currently teaches English at Holy Family University in Philadelphia and serves as poetry editor for Muzzle Magazine.
This event is free and open to the public. Raena Shirali is the recipient of the 2018 Milt Kessler Poetry Book Award and the 2021 Hudson Prize. She is currently a senior in the department of creative writing at Princeton University. Her work has been praised by the New York Times, The Washington Post, and other literary magazines. She is a poet with a deep connection to her heritage, which she says helped inspire her to become a poet.