Basma Abdel Aziz

Basma Abdel Aziz


Basma Abdel Aziz is an award-winning writer, sculptor, and psychiatrist. She is a long-standing vocal critic of government oppression in Egypt, and in 2016 was named a Foreign Policy Global Thinker for her debut novel The Queue. She lives in Cairo.

Buy Basma Abdel Aziz’s latest book, The Queue, translated by Elisabeth Jaquette
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Events with Basma Abdel Aziz

Dystopian Fiction: Future Present Tense

19 Apr 2018
7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Downtown Art
70 East 4th St, New York, NY 10003

Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition

20 Apr 2018
6:30 pm-10:00 pm
Westbeth Center for the Arts
The Westbeth Community Room, 155 Bank St, New York, NY 10014