Diwali Fest NJ 2017 is proud to announce that Abeer Y. Hoque will join the¬†South Asian American writer’s panel at the festival.

Hoque is a Nigerian-born Bangladeshi American writer and photographer. Her books include a travel photography and poetry monograph (The Long Way Home, 2013), a collection of linked stories, poems, and photographs (The Lovers and the Leavers, 2015), and a memoir (Olive Witch, 2017).

The writer’s panel at Diwali Fest NJ will feature several South Asian writers. Learn more about the other panelists: