Nuar Alsadir, poet, writer, and psychoanalyst

Nuar Alsadir


Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Reading: 6:30 p.m., Harland Cinema
(inside the Alumni Memorial University Center)
Book signing to follow


Thursday, October 20, 2022

Colloquium: 1:30-2:30 p.m., N301 Callaway
(Kemp Malone Library)


Nuar Alsadir is the author of a book of nonfiction, Animal Joy: A Book of Laughter and Resuscitation, and two poetry collections, including Fourth Person Singular, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Forward Prize for Best Collection, and More Shadow Than Bird. She works as a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York.


Excerpts (in modified form) from Animal Joy: