Asma Uddin

When Islam is Not a Religion: Inside America's Fight for Religious Freedom

Asma T. Uddin, author of When Islam is Not a Religion: Inside America’s Fight for Religious Freedom, is a religious liberty lawyer who has worked on cases at the U.S. Supreme Court, federal appellate courts, and federal trial courts. She is the founding editor of altmuslimah.com and was an executive producer for the Emmy and Peabody-nominated docuseries, The Secret Life of Muslims.

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Deb Olin Unferth

Barn 8

Deb Olin Unferth, author of Barn 8, is the author of six books. She has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and three Pushcart Prizes, and was a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. Her work has appeared in Granta, Harper’s Magazine, McSweeney’s, and The Paris Review.

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Kirmen Uribe

Bilbao—New York—Bilbao

Kirmen Uribe, author of Bilbao-New York-Bilbao, is a New York City-based Basque-language writer. He won the Spanish National Literature Award for Bilbao—New York—Bilbao, which has been translated into sixteen languages.

Kirmen Uribe is presented in the 2020 Festival with the support of SPAIN arts & culture.

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