Somalia, United States
Birth - Death
Writer and filmmaker, notably for the book 'Being Queer and Somali: LGBT Somalis At Home and Abroad' (2015) and 'Queer Jihad: LGBT Muslims on Coming Out, Activism, and the Faith' (2013). Notable films include 'Heart' (2015) and 'Apart' (2010). Former editor of the LGBTQ magazine Huriyah (2000-2010).