Hend Ja’far

Hend Ja’far

Hend Ja’far was born in 1985, she is a writer and academic from Ismailia. She currently works in the Manuscripts Department at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina. She most recently published a short story called The Soul at Rest in The Book of Cairo collection of short stories published by Comma Press in 2019which was a story from her first collection published in 2015 by Merit. She shared second place in the Sawiris Prize (Short Stories by Young Writers section). 


adda open call: CLIMATE CHANGE

adda is looking for new writing on the theme of climate change. We are seeking poetry, fiction and – in particular – non-fiction. Deadline 31 January 2020.

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