Leila Chatti

Leila Chatti, Third Place winner in Narrative’s Thirteenth Annual Poetry Contest, is a Tunisian American poet and the author of Deluge (Copper Canyon Press, 2020), winner of the 2021 Levis Reading Prize, as well as the chapbooks Ebb (2018) and Tunsyiya/Amirikya. Second Place winner of Narrative’s Tenth Annual Poetry Contest and a Third Place winner in the Eighth, she earned an MFA in poetry from North Carolina State University, where she was awarded the Academy of American Poets Prize. She teaches at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where she is the Mendota Lecturer in Poetry.

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