#470312 Overall Influence

Tarfia Faizullah

Bangladeshi American poet


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Tarfia Faizullah is a Bangladeshi American poet. Born in 1980, she was raised in West Texas. She traveled to Bangladesh in 2010 to interview survivors of rape by Pakistani soldiers during the 1971 Liberation War, the birangona. Seam , her first book, was a collection of poems that were inspired by the many interviews she had with the birangona; and won the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition Awards Her writing has also appeared widely in media across the US and abroad and has appeared in many journalistic media such as BuzzFeed. In 2016, Harvard Law School included Faizullah in their list of 50 Women Inspiring Change

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Virginia Commonwealth University

Public research university in Richmond, VA, USA

University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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#37764 World Rank