Sura Ghazwan

An Emirati writer holding a doctorate degree in children's literature, Ali Al-Hammadi's literary contribution includes essays, critical studies and story-telling. He also designs training programmes and workshops for aspiring authors. He previously filled the position of the Director of the Arabic Curriculum in Abu Dhabi Education Council, and is now a full-time writer and publisher. Sura Ghazwan is an Iraqi children's story writer and illustrator. Born in 1989, she graduated from Baghdad University with a degree in English translation. She has practiced visual art for as long as she remembers, has had several exhibitions, and won a number of awards.