Najat El Hachmi

Najat El Hachmi


Najat El Hachmi was born in Morocco and has lived in Vic, Catalonia (Spain) from the age of eight. She has a degree in Arab studies from the University of Barcelona. Through her writing, she channels her unease and approaches the two worlds to which she belongs. Her first novel, The Last Patriarch, was shortlisted for the Prix Méditerranée étranger in 2009. Hachmi has recently published her long-awaited novel Mother of Milk and Honey. In 2017, she was part of the project Refugees Worldwide: Literary Reportage.

Photo Credit: Alex Akeru

Buy Najat El Hachmi’s latest book, Mother of Milk and Honey, on Amazon.

Events with Najat El Hachmi

The Migration Chronicles

08 May 2019
7:00 pm
McNally Jackson Books
76 N 4th St Unit G
Brooklyn, NY 11249

Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition

09 May 2019
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Westbeth Artists Housing and Center for the Arts
155 Bank St.
New York, NY 10014