Sadaf Ferdowsi

Sadaf Ferdowsi

Chicago, IL @SadafFerdowsi
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The Convention of the Broken-Hearted (2019)

50-pg. experimental piece that re-imagines Plato's Symposium. Originally written as nonfiction, this...

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Newcity Magazine Bylines (2017-present)

My bylines in Newcity, a premier publication for the arts scene in Chicago. A Coming of Age: A Review...

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The Rumpus Interviews (2017-present)

Interviews I've conducted with novelists, poets and essayists for The Rumpus, an acclaimed digital magazine...

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Punctuate. Content (2016-present)

Blogs, book reviews, and interviews I've written as Assistant Managing Editor for Punctuate., a digital...

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"Daughterhood" Podcast (2018)

A podcast that explores caregiving, chronic illness and gender theory. I first performed this as a live-lit...

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"Between Two Worlds" Essay (2018)

Personal essay on growing up in Michigan after 9/11

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"Lesser Than" Essay (2016)

Essay on identity that was picked up by the "Don't Call Me Sweetheart" radio show in Feb. 2017

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"Recognition" Screenplay (2015)

Screenplay for a short film

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"Defended Attachments" Research Paper (2013)

Sociology paper elucidating the complexities of gang violence in the Little Village neighborhood in...

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"Origins of Human Communication" Article (2011)

Article providing a cross-disciplinary overview on human communication published in The Triple Helix...

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