Asiya Wadud writes about borders, limits, and the variegated truth. She teaches third grade in the daytime and English to new immigrants and refugees in the evening. Her first book, crosslight for youngbird, will be released by Nightboat Books in September 2018 and her book, Sizable Calamities, is forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse in 2019. Her work has been supported by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Dickinson House, and the New York Public Library, among others. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, where she loves animals.
asiya [dot] wadud at gmail [dot] com
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