Yumna Kassab

Yumna Kassab is a writer from Western Sydney. She studied medical science and neuroscience at university. Her first book of short stories, The House of Youssef, has been listed for prizes including the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award, Queensland Literary Award, NSW Premier’s Literary Award and The Stella Prize. Her writing can be found online at Kill Your DarlingsSydney Review of BooksPeril MagazineMeanjinThe Sydney Morning Herald and Mascara Literary Review.