Aisha Sultan

Columnist, Home and Family Editor, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Aisha Sultan is a nationally syndicated columnist, and home and family editor for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Her work has appeared in more than a hundred print and online publications, including The Atlantic, the Wall Street Journal and Washington Post. She was a 2011-2012 Knight Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan, where she studied parenting and privacy in the digital age. She is a regular television and radio commentator and hosts a weekly podcast. She is a speaker on subjects related to education, parenting and the Muslim-American experience. The Society of Features Journalism has repeatedly recognized her commentary as among the best in the country. The Asian American Journalists Association honored her coverage of the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., with an Excellence in Print national writing award.

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Poynter teaching event: The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop, Nov. 2-7.