sarah dohrmann

And the guy who won’t move his belongings from the seat next to him knows the difference between our want and our need.

SARAH DOHRMANN has received a New York Foundation for the Arts Award in Nonfiction Literature, a Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant, and a Fulbright Fellowship of the Arts for Creative Writing.

With photographer Tiana Markova-Gold, Sarah won the 2010 Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University for, "If You Smoke Cigarettes in Public, You Are a Prostitute," about female prostitution in Morocco.

She has written feature work, travel writing, cultural commentary, short stories, and essays for Glamour, Poets & Writers, Teachers & Writers Magazine, Bad Idea (England), and The Iowa Review.