Sarah Mangold

Sarah Mangold was born in Omaha, Nebraska, and raised in Kansas and Oklahoma. She received a BA from the University of Oklahoma and an MFA from San Francisco State University.

She is the author of Her Wilderness Will Be Her Manners (Fordham University Press, 2021); Giraffes of Devotion (Kore Press, 2016); Electrical Theories of Femininity (Black Radish Books, 2015); and Household Mechanics (New Issues, 2002), which was selected by C. D. Wright for the New Issues Poetry Prize.

The recipient of awards, fellowships, and residencies from the National Endowment for the Arts, New Issues, Artist Trust, MacDowell, and Millay Arts, she lives in Edmonds, Washington, on the ancestral lands of the Sdohobsh people and their successors, the Tulalip Tribes.