Fatin Abbas

Fatin Abbas

Fatin Abbas is a writer and journalist. She was born in Khartoum, Sudan. She has won the Bernard Cohen Short Story Prize and the Miriam Weinberg Richter Award for her writing. As Visiting Assistant Professor, she teaches writing at Pratt Institute, New York. Her work has appeared in Le Monde Diplomatique, The Nation and Die Zeit, among others. 

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Articles by this author

Fear of women (Issue IV/2022)

Against white time

Linear, efficient and punctual: that's how the Western world ticks. But can't time be understood and used differently, for example as it is in Sudan?