Sarah Dohrmann


SARAH DOHRMANN is a Brooklyn-based writer of creative nonfiction, fiction, and journalism. Her work has appeared in Harper’s MagazineTin HouseThe Iowa ReviewNew YorkCondé Nast TravelerBustleJoyland, and the New York Observer, among others.

She has received writing awards from Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Fulbright, the New York Foundation for the Arts, the Jerome Foundation, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and the Aspen Writers’ Foundation, among others. Sarah has been a writer-in-residence with Teachers & Writers since 2001, and she teaches writing in Liberal Studies at New York University and the Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College. She also leads two personal nonfiction writing workshops in her home called Diving Into the Wreck.

Sarah received her MFA in fiction writing from Sarah Lawrence College and is at work on a collection of personal essays called Point of Departure. You can read more about Sarah and her work at