Jumaana Abdu

Jumaana Abdu is a Sydney-raised novelist of Egyptian-Palestinian heritage, entering her final year in a Doctor of Medicine at UNSW. This year, she will be participating in The Wheeler Centre's Next Chapter literary mentorship to guide the completion of her debut novel, and will be undertaking a writer’s residency at Varuna House. Her work has been published in Overland Journal and The Sydney Morning Herald.