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Sara Sams

Local Writer 2018

About Sara Sams

Sara Sams is a poet, translator, and editor from Oak Ridge, Tennessee. She has taught English in Granada, Spain, and creative writing at the National University of Singapore; she currently teaches composition for multilingual writers here at Arizona State University. Her poems and translations have been featured in "Blackbird," "Hinchas de Poesía,"  "…and love…" from Jacar Press, and "The Drunken Boat." She is the translations editor for Waxwing Magazine, and has previously served as a contributing editor for both Hayden’s Ferry Review and Parnassus: Poetry in Review.