Binghamton Center For Writers

Harpur Palate

Harpur Palate is Binghamton University's acclaimed national literary journal published twice each year. Harpur Palate provides graduate students in the Creative Writing program with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in all aspects of publishing, leadership, and teambuilding skills through the mentorship and supervision of undergraduate interns.

For more information about Harpur Palate, visit their website


Sarah Sassone

Sarah Sassone, is a fiction writer, instructor, Ph.D. student, & New-Yorker-Bostonian. In 2015, she received her M.F.A. from Emerson College in Boston. Her favorite writers include Aimee Bender, Jane Austen, Junot Diaz, & David Ebershoff, but she will happily read anything weird or poetic or ruthless. In addition to reading & writing, Sarah loves animals, hockey, hip hop, & tea.

Contact Sarah and the genre editors at for questions about the journal and how you can get involved.