Binghamton Center For Writers

Harpur Palate

Harpur Palate is Binghamton University's acclaimed national literary journal published twice a year. Harpur Palate affords graduate students in the Creative Writing program valuable hands-on editorial experience through publishing, supervisory, and team-building development. For questions and to learn how to get involved, contact

Sarah Sassone

Sarah Sassone, Editor-in-Chief 

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.