Muslimah. Feminist. Poet.

     

 

Sagirah Shahid Is a Minneapolis, Minnesota based poet. Known for her dynamic storytelling abilities,      her writing often reflects upon her upbringing  as an African American Muslim woman.

 

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Minnesota State Arts Board Grant

Sagirah is a fiscal year 2017 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature; and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.