About

Hanna Ali is a writer, poet and PhD Candidate at The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London where her research specialises in African Identity; a theme that features heavily in her creative writing. A former child refugee and a full-time citizen-of-the-world, her writings are concerned with unpacking what it means to be lost. She was recently short listed for the London Short Story Prize 2016.


This blog was created to share thoughts in all forms that they wish to appear – whether it be through photography, poetry, short stories, free verse etc.

For contact regarding an academic nature please email: hanna_ali@soas.ac.uk

Everything else: missali_@hotmail.com

Twitter: @hannaali

Photography: Flickr