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Zahra Gordon

Zahra Gordon

Zahra Gordon

Zahra Gordon is a Caribbean-American poet and writer currently based in Trinidad & Tobago. Her work has been published in journals such as Amistad, Kalyani and phat'itude. In 2010, she won the Furious Flower Poetry Competition and in 2015 her work was longlisted for the Hollick Arvon Prize for Caribbean Writers. Gordon is an alumna of Howard University.

Work by This Artist

For The Dead and Dying art
By Zahra Gordon

A lament for those in and beyond the passage from here to there.

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