About

Photo: Casa Libre (Tucson, 2019)

Sophia Terazawa is a poet and performer of Vietnamese-Japanese descent working with ghosts. Her favorite color is purple.



Ocean Heart                             .

"at points screaming while at other times holding a large knife to her throat"
   —Tucson Weekly

"This is absolutely essential reading—and you will need to spend some time with I AM NOT A WAR, revisiting passages from its past pages as you continue, taking in its images both written and visual."
   —Rosebud Ben-Oni

Chapbooks                             .

Correspondent Medley (Factory Hollow Press)
   Winner of the 2018 Tomaž Šalamun Prize

I AM NOT A WAR (Essay Press)
   A winner of the 2015 Essay Press Digital Chapbook Contest


Interviews                             .

2019. The Offing with Mary Pappalardo
2019. diaCRITICS with Vi Khi Nao
2019. LUD Literatura with Andrej Hočevar (trans. to Slovene)

Contact                                   .

gmail: sterazawa