The Other Friends Podcast

Alithnayn Abdulkareem wants a better world for all of us, starting with women

October 31, 2019 YNaija Season 1 Episode 3
The Other Friends Podcast
Alithnayn Abdulkareem wants a better world for all of us, starting with women
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The Other Friends Podcast
Alithnayn Abdulkareem wants a better world for all of us, starting with women
Oct 31, 2019 Season 1 Episode 3
YNaija

On this episode of the podcast we talk to development specialist and fiction and non-fiction writer Alithnayn Abdulkareem. As a Muslim woman of colour, Alithayn straddles many intersections of race, gender and religion and she explores those intersections in her fiction. 


Her work has been published in Wasafiri, The Selves Anthology, and the Short Story Day Africa ID Anthology. We talk about the limits of non-fiction, female writers she admires and the future of literature in Nigeria. 



Show Notes

On this episode of the podcast we talk to development specialist and fiction and non-fiction writer Alithnayn Abdulkareem. As a Muslim woman of colour, Alithayn straddles many intersections of race, gender and religion and she explores those intersections in her fiction. 


Her work has been published in Wasafiri, The Selves Anthology, and the Short Story Day Africa ID Anthology. We talk about the limits of non-fiction, female writers she admires and the future of literature in Nigeria.