Dalia Elhassan

Dalia Elhassan is a Sudanese-American poet and writer by way of Miami and lives in NYC. Her work has placed in several competitions in the past and is featured in a number of publications, including The Kenyon Review, the Sierra Nevada Review, The Oakland Arts Review, and Rattle #59. She is the recipient of the Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Prize for nonfiction and was shortlisted for the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize. Dalia has spoken and performed at venues including the 2017 Justice Speaks! Conference at Seattle Pacific University. She can be found online @daliaelhassan.


Shortlist, Brunel International African Poetry Prize, 2018

Winner, Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Prize, 2017