Sara Rempe





Sara Rempe is a writer and educator in New York. She earned her BA in creative writing and her MFA in poetry at Hunter College, where she received a teaching fellowship and a Norma Lubetsky Friedman Scholarship. She teaches at Hunter College and Fordham University.


She writes and speaks about maternal mental health and perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. She is a frequent collaborator with MomTown and The Motherhood Center of New York. 


She was selected as Thinker in Residence by Art in Odd Places in 2016. Her poetry appears or is forthcoming in The Roanoke Review, The Cape Rock Journal, Snapdragon Journal, AiOP and Pulse: Voices from the Heart of Medicine. Her feature film, The Last Day of August, can be found on AmazonPrime.



Guest Blog

  For The Moms with Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders on Mother's Day   

(The Motherhood Center, May 2019)


Interviews & Documentaries

 Modern Motherhood digital series on TODAY 

 (June 2019)

 Scary Mommy 

(August 2019)


(July 2019)



 Perinatal Mood Disorder, HATCH, NY                                           (2020)

  Perinatal Mood Disorder, The Motherhood Center, NY                  (2018)

 PSA: Perinatal Mood Disorders, The Motherhood Center, NY       (2018)

 Independent Film Making, New Hampshire Film Festival, NH      (2012)

 NH Screenwriting for Indie Films, Gotham Film Festival, NY       (2012)

 NY EBTV, East Brunswick Public Library, NJ                                (2012)




MFA, Creative Writing (Poetry), Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY         2006

BA, English, Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY                                          2004



CUNY, HUNTER COLLEGE, New York, NY Adjunct Lecturer          2005-present

FORDHAM UNIVERSITY, New York, NY Adjunct Lecturer              2015-present

SUNNYSIDE FILMS Associate Producer/Screenwriter                            2006-2013


                             Courses Taught


                                         Introduction to Creative Writing

                                         Poetry Workshop
                                         Advanced Poetry Workshop

                                         Fiction Workshop

                                         Creative Nonfiction Workshop

                                         Individual Tutorial, Fiction & Poetry

                                         Multicultural American Literature

                                         Texts & Contexts
                                         Expository Writing
                                         Advanced Expository Writing