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Alina Happy Hansen is a Writer and Poet currently living in her hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah. She is graduating in May 2018 with a BA in English and Minor in Writing and Rhetoric Studies. On top of studying for classes, buying stacks of books, and listening to records, Alina also writes for the A&E desk at The Daily Utah Chronicle.



Finalist for 2018 Mark of Excellence Award in Feature Writing (Region 9) presented by the Society of Professional Journalists for my article 5 Horror Movies that Subvert Tropes of Gender, Race and Politics 


Poetry Readings for 2018:

Utah Arts Festival 

More information about this event coming soon!


Published Poems in 2017:

Rumi Poetry Club’s: Sand and Sky

The Canticle