Creative Writing - Fiction
California State University Long Beach
ISF-UCI Muslim Alumni Scholarship
Zara Raheem is an MFA student in Creative Writing at California State University, Long Beach. She graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in English Literature and a single-subject teaching credential from California State University, Fullerton. As a part of her MFA thesis, she is currently writing a collection of short stories centered around the South Asian diaspora, the Muslim-American experience, and the struggles and hardships faced by first and second generation immigrants. Her debut novel, The Marriage Clock, is set to be published by William Morrow/HarperCollins in 2019.
Areas of interest
Writing, Literature, English