Alycia Pirmohamed is a Canadian-born poet living in Scotland. She is a Ph.D. student at the University of Edinburgh, where she is studying poetry written by second-generation immigrant writers. Her work has recently appeared, or is forthcoming, in Prairie Schooner, The Adroit Journal, Poetry Book Society, Room Magazine, Best New British and Irish Poets 2018 and others. Alycia is the author of the chapbook Faces that Fled the Wind (forthcoming, BOAAT Press) and the winner of the 2018 Ploughshares Emerging Writers' Contest in poetry. She received an MFA from the University of Oregon. Find her at alycia-pirmohamed.com and on Twitter @a_pirmohamed.
Faces that Fled the Wind (BOAAT Press, 2019), selected by Camille Rankine as the winner of the 2018 BOAAT Chapbook Prize.