Saba Imtiaz is a freelance journalist and researcher, and the author of the novel Karachi, You're Killing Me! (Penguin Random House India, 2014) and a non-fiction book titled No Team of Angels (First Draft Publishing, forthcoming). Saba's work has appeared in the New York Times, the Guardian, Roads and Kingdoms, and the BBC. She writes about culture, urban life, food, religion, and society. She has reported features from Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. Saba speaks English, Arabic, Urdu and Persian.
Saba was a recipient of an International Reporting Project fellowship to report on gender and LGBTI rights in Spring '17. She studied Arabic at the Middlebury Language School’s Intensive Summer Program in 2016 as a Kathryn Davis Fellow for Peace. She was a Visiting Carnegie Fellow at New America in Washington D.C. in Spring '14.
Saba can be contacted at saba[.]imtiaz[@]gmail[.]com or on Twitter @SabaImtiaz