george abraham



screen-shot-2017-01-02-at-6-47-45-pmGeorge Abraham is a Palestinian-American poet attending Swarthmore College. He competed in poetry slams including CUPSI (placing 2nd out of 68 international teams in 2016), NPS, and IWPS. He is a Pushcart nominee and a 2-time recipient of the Favianna Rodriguez Artistic Activism Award. His chapbook, al youm: for yesterday & her inherited traumas—a winner of the Atlas Review’s 2016 chapbook contest—is forthcoming in 2017. His poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Diode, Thrush,  the Margins, Assaracus, Sukoon, and the Ghassan Kanafani Palestinian Literature Anthology. He hopes to continue bringing awareness to Palestinian human rights/socio-economic struggles through art.



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