Suhaiymah is a writer and spoken word poetry performer. She blogs at thebrownhijabi.com where she has written on topics including race, gender, Islamophobia, intersectional feminism and decolonising of academia. Suhaiymah won second place title in the London Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2017 with her poem, ‘This is Not a Humanising Poem’ which subsequently went viral. A graduate from Cambridge and SOAS, here academic research has been on the construction and criminalisation of South Asian migrants, diasporas and Muslims in Britain. She believes in the liberation of all people from every type of injustice and oppression in this world.
By Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan