Lina Mounzer is an essayist, fiction writer and translator living in Beirut. Her essays and fiction have appeared in The Paris Review, Literary Hub, Bidoun, and Warscapes. Mounzer’s work has also been featured in different anthologies, such as Hikayat: An Anthology of Lebanese Women’s Writing (Telegram Books: 2007). Her forthcoming anthological work, Tales of Two Planets focuses on the discourse of climate change and inequality. She has further contributed to long-form features on Aramco World Magazine, Brownbook ME, and the Middle East Eye in terms of literature, television, and music.