Tala Abu Rahmeh
Tala Abu Rahmeh
Tala Abu Rahmeh is one of the content editors for This Week in Palestine. She writes poetry and non-fiction and is currently working on a poetry manuscript titled Amreeka. She holds an MFA in poetry from American University in Washington, DC. She is a regular contributor to Mashallah News magazine in Beirut and [wherever] magazine in New York City. Her poems have been published in a number of magazines and books, including Naomi Shihab Nye’s Time You Let Me In: 25 Poets under 25. Parts of her memoir-in-progress have been published in a non-fiction book about Beirut titled Beirut Re-collected, available in both French and English. Her poem “Cape Cod” was just nominated for a Pushcart Prize.