Sonora Jha, PhD

Sonora Jha, PhD, is an essayist, novelist, researcher, and professor of journalism at Seattle University. She is the author of How to Raise a Feminist Son: Motherhood, Masculinity, and the Making of My Family and the novel Foreign. Her op-eds and essays have appeared in the New York Times, the Seattle Times, the EstablishmentDame, and several anthologies. She grew up in Mumbai and has been chief of the metropolitan bureau for the Times of India and contributing editor for East magazine in Singapore. She teaches fiction and essay writing for Hugo House, Hedgebrook Writers’ Retreat, and Seattle Public Library.