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Chatham University

MFA Alumni

Sarah Leavens

Sarah Leavens

Class of 2012

Sarah Leavens is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Pittsburgh and teaches creative writing at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Leavens received her MFA in Poetry & Nonfiction from Chatham University in 2013, after which she was the Out of the Forge writer-in-residence in Braddock, Pennsylvania. Her poetry has appeared in The Diverse Arts PressWeave, and So to Speak and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.