A former Michener Fellow at the University of Texas, Sarah has served on the faculties at several universities in the U.S. and Europe.

This includes Amsterdam University College, The University of Texas at Austin, Loyola University Chicago, the Open Society Foundations’ Istanbul Summer Program, the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, and the Emerson College European Center.

Note: I’m taking a break from teaching during Summer 2017 to work on my book, but please stay posted to The Loft Literary Center’s website to check out what I’m teaching in the fall. And while you’re there, check out what else is on offer–they are a fabulous organization with amazing classes and literary events!

Below is a selection of past courses and workshops:

The Wild World of Travel Writing at The Loft Literary Center, Spring 2017  Sold out! 

Master Mondays: Creative Nonfiction at The Loft Literary Center, Fall 2016

One Day Travel Writing Workshop at the Loft Literary Center, Summer 2016

Online Workshop at the Loft Literary Center. Memoir Boot Camp, Summer 2016

Writing workshop at The English Bookshop of Amsterdam: Mastering the Art of Telling Your Story, November 2013.

Writing course at The Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis. Memoir Boot Camp. July-August 2013.


Summer writing course at Bilgi University in Istanbul, Turkey, through the Open Society Foundations, June-July 2012.

Academic English and Creative Writing, Amsterdam University College, 2011-2013

C.V. with complete teaching credits available upon request