Mya Guarnieri Jaradat
Mya Guarnieri Jaradat is a freelance journalist and writer who graduate from Florida State University’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, she spent the past seven years living in and reporting on Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories and has been contributor for Al Jazeera English, The National, Inter Press Service, and the United Nation’s humanitarian news agency, IRIN. Her work also appeared in The New York Times, Foreign Policy, The Guardian, Slate, The Daily Beast, Le Monde Diplomatique, The Los Angeles Review of Books among other international publications. Her short story “Hills Behind Us” was featured as a Story of the Week in Narrative Magazine, her work has also been published in the Kenyon Review, Zeek, Slate and other publications. She currently lives in South Florida.