Hiba Tahir is responsible for the contemporary young adult novel DEAR NUMBER 43, for which she is currently seeking representation.
A former award-winning humor columnist, Hiba currently serves as Social Media Director for Open Mouth Reading Series, a community-based reading series in Fayetteville, Arkansas; as Social Media Editor for The Arkansas International, the University of Arkansas MFA’s award-winning literary magazine; as a Podcast Host and contributor for SPINE Magazine; and as an editorial intern at Tin House.
Hiba graduated in 2018 with a summa cum laude B.A. in English and news-editorial journalism from the University of Southern Mississippi. She will graduate with an MFA in poetry from the University of Arkansas in 2022.
In addition to writing, Hiba enjoys photography, traveling, wallowing in her Kafkaesque existence, and mozzarella sticks.
- A Breath of Fresh Air May 1, 2018
- Students engage in risky behaviors to pay for college (as seen in The Student Printz) April 17, 2018
- Food Insecurity March 30, 2018