Al Youm George Abraham
Arab American National Museum
George Abraham is a Palestinian-American poet, activist, and Engineering PhD Candidate at Harvard University. He is a Pushcart and Best New Poets nominee, and a recipient of the Lois Morrell Poetry Prize, as well as the Favianna Rodriguez Award for Artistic Activism. His chapbook al youm: for yesterday & her inherited traumas was a winner of the Atlas Review’s 2016 chapbook contest. His poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Diode, Apogee, Kweli, Drunk in a Midnight Choir, Winter Tangerine, and the Ghassan Kanafani Palestinian Literature Anthology. He hopes to continue bringing awareness to Palestinian human rights/socio-economic struggles through art.