Sarah Aziza               

 sarahazizawriter@gmail.com
@SarahAziza1        
 New York City              www.sarahaziza.com     

 

EXPERIENCE: JOURNALISM

Freelance Writer: Contributed works to print and online publications including Harper's Magazine, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The Nation, Slate, The Intercept, The American Prospect, The Middle East Eye, the Village Voice, and others. 

Editorial: Completed editorial internships at The Nation and The Gothamist, poetry and culture editor at F-Word Magazine/

Fulbright: Received a Fulbright grant for the 2014-2015 year to Jordan. This grant focused on refugee education and humanitarian agency. While in the Middle East also reported on local activism, politics, and youth culture.
 

EDUCATION

New York University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Arthur L. Carter Institute of Journalism        
 M.A. in Journalism, Literary Reportage, May 2017

University of Pennsylvania                                 

     College of Arts and Sciences.                
Bachelors of the Arts with Honors in Comparative Literature, Bachelor of the Arts with Honors in Near Eastern Studies: Modern Arabic and Hebrew 2014. 

Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Dean’s List 2010-2014