Nausheen Eusuf was born and raised in Dhaka, Bangladesh. She recently completed her PhD in English from Boston University, specializing in poetry & poetics. She has a BA from Wellesley College, an MA from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins, and an MA in English from the University of Georgia.
Her poetry has won a Pushcart Prize and has appeared in The American Scholar, Southwest Review, Salmagundi, PN Review, Literary Imagination, Smartish Pace, World Literature Today, and Best American Poetry 2018 & 2019. She is the author of the chapbook What Remains (2011) from Longleaf Press, and the full-length collection Not Elegy, But Eros (2017), published simultaneously by NYQ Books in the US and Bengal Lights Books in Bangladesh.