Saira Khan

sairablogportraits_3_72Saira Khan is a co-founder of High-Strung. She is a member of the editorial staff of The New Yorker. Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine,, The Atlantic, The Baltimore Sun, and A Women’s Thing.

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