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Hiba Abu Nada

Palestinian poet Hiba Abu Nada stares into the camera wearing a light pink headscarf.

Hiba Abu Nada

Hiba Abu Nada was a Palestinian poet, novelist, and educator. Her novel الأكسجين ليس للموتى  (Oxygen Is Not for the Dead) won second place in the Sharjah Award for Arab Creativity in 2017. She was killed in her home in the Gaza Strip by an Israeli airstrike on October 20, 2023. She was 32.

Articles by Hiba Abu Nada

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