Afra Atiq is an Emirati poet, spoken word artist, and PhD candidate. With a passion for languages, she writes and performs in a blend of bilingual and trilingual poems.
She has been featured on numerous international platforms including Kuwait, India, Germany, and the UK. Locally, Afra has showcased her work, most notably, on the Dubai Opera, Louvre Abu Dhabi, PublisHer summit, and Abu Dhabi Art.
Community and education are at the core of everything Afra does and she dedicates much of her time to school visits. She’s a founding member of Untitled Chapters (a thriving community of Emirati women writers).