Hafizah Geter

Born in Zaria, Nigeria, Hafizah Geter serves on the board of VIDA: Women in the Literary Arts, and co-curates the reading series EMPIRE with Ricardo Maldonado. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The New YorkerTin HouseNarrative Magazine, Gulf Coast, Boston ReviewLos Angeles Review of Books, and West Branch, among others.  She is on the poetry committee and book ends committee for the Brooklyn Book Festival and is currently an editor for Little A and Day One from Amazon Publishing.