Sarah Minor is the author of Bright Archive, a collection of visual essays forthcoming from Rescue Press (Fall 2020), Slim Confessions, forthcoming from Noemi Press (2021), and the digital chapbook The Persistence of The Bonyleg: Annotated (Essay Press, 2016).


Minor is Assistant Professor of English & Creative Writing at the Cleveland Institute of Art, curator of the visual essay series at Essay Daily, Video Editor at TriQuarterly Review and the Assistant Director of the Cleveland Drafts Literary Festival.  She holds a PhD in Creative Nonfiction from Ohio University and an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Arizona. 


The recipient of a Research Fellowship to Iceland from the American Scandinavian Foundation, Minor has held fellowships to the Vermont Studio Center and the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and was the 2018 Peter Taylor Fellow at the Kenyon Writer's Workshop. 

Find her recent work in places like Gulf CoastDiagram, The Cincinnati Review, Ninth Letter Onlineand The  Atlantic.

Photo credit: Maria Rouzzo


Sarracenia minor is the hooded pitcherplant; a rhizomatous, perennial, carnivorous plant in the genus Sarracenia. There are many Sarah Minors out in cyberspace, and this weird plant alias was once a tool to help specify.

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