Sahar Golshan is the author of So Loud! (Annick Press, 2024) Illustrations by Shiva Delsooz. She is a writer, language learner, and the director of the short documentary KAR. Sahar is the 2022 winner of the Marina Nemat Award for Creative Writing in Non-Fiction. She is a passionate educator with over ten years of teaching and facilitation experience in academic and community settings, including with the University of Guelph Open Ed program, the University of Guelph-Humber, and the Toronto Public Library. Sahar is a graduate of the Master of Fine Arts program in Creative Writing at the University of Guelph. Her writing has appeared in Room Magazine, The Ex-Puritan, and Tongues: On Longing and Belonging through Language.