Portrait of Maryam Azam

Maryam Azam

Maryam Azam is an Australian-born Muslim millennial who lives and works in Western Sydney. She graduated with Honours in Creative Writing from Western Sydney University and holds a diploma in the Islamic Sciences. She is a recipient of the WestWords Emerging Writers’ Fellowship. Her debut poetry collection, The Hijab Files, was released in 2018 by Giramondo Publishing.