Birth - Death
Chevalier des arts et des lettres, Lambda Literary Award
Poet and artist. Notable awards for her collected works of poetry, including 'Sea and Fog' (2013, Lambda Literary Award). Other collections include 'Surge' (2018). In 2014 Adnan was named a Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French Government. President of RAWI: Radius of Arab-American Writers Incorporated. Began as an artist, using painting as a visual means to communicate her thoughts.