Sara M Saleh

Sara M Saleh is a writer, human rights lawyer, and the daughter of Palestinian, Lebanese and Egyptian migrants. Her debut novel Songs for the Dead and the Living (Affirm Press) and first full-length poetry collection The Flirtation of Girls/Ghazal el-Banat (UQP) were both released late 2023. Sara won the 2021 Peter Porter Poetry Prize and the 2020 Judith Wright Poetry Prize, amongst other honours.