I Fly I Fly & Questions the Ghosts Have Asked Me

Leila Chatti is a Tunisian-American poet and author of the chapbook Tunsiya/Amrikiya, forthcoming from Bull City Press. She is the recipient of the 2017–18 Ron Wallace Poetry Fellowship from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, a writing fellowship from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, scholarships from the Tin House Writers’ Workshop and Dickinson House, and prizes from Ploughshares’ Emerging Writer’s Contest, Narrative Magazine’s 30 Below Contest, and the Academy of American Poets. Her poems appear in Best New Poets, New England Review, West Branch, the Rumpus, and elsewhere.