The Poetry Project

Nuar Alsadir

In this black and white self portrait, Nuar Alsadir is looking away from the camera, towards the bottom left of the frame

Nuar Alsadir is a poet, nonfiction writer and psychoanalyst. She has published two poetry collections—most recently Fourth Person Singular, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry and the UK Forward Prize for Best Collection—and has a book of nonfiction forthcoming with Graywolf Press and Fitzcarraldo Editions (UK). She lives in New York, where she works as a psychotherapist and psychoanalyst in private practice.