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Zeyn Joukhadar

Photograph by Neha Gautam

About The Author

Zeyn Joukhadar is the author of The Map of Salt and Stars and The Thirty Names of Night. He is a member of the Radius of Arab American Writers (RAWI) and of American Mensa. Joukhadar’s writing has appeared in Salon, The Paris Review, The Kenyon Review, and elsewhere and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and the Best of the Net. The Map of Salt and Stars was a 2018 Middle East Book Award winner in Youth Literature and a 2018 Goodreads Choice Award Finalist in Historical Fiction and was shortlisted for the Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize.  He has been an artist in residence at the Montalvo Arts Center, the Fes Medina Project, Beit al-Atlas, and the Arab National Museum.

Appearances

JUN 13
2 :00 PM
in person
FAIRFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Books sold by Fairfield University Book Store
1080 Old Post Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824

Books by Zeyn Joukhadar