Nina Sharma

NINA SHARMA is a writer from Edison, New Jersey. Her work has been featured in LongreadsThe Grief DiariesBanango StreetThe MarginsThe Blueshift JournalTeachers & Writers MagazineThe Asian American Literary Review, Drunken Boat, Certain Circuits MagazineThe Feminist WireReverie: Midwest African American Literature, and Ginosko Literary Journal. Her essay “The Way You Make Me Feel” won first place in the 2016 Blueshift Prizes for writers of color, judged by Jeffrey Renard Allen and appears in The Blueshift Journal’s Brutal Nation feature. She is formerly the Director of Public Programs at the Asian American Writers’ Workshop and with Quincy Scott Jones, she co-created the Nor’easter Exchange: a multicultural, multi-city reading series.