Alya Mooro is an Egyptian born, London raised freelance journalist. She has written for publications including Grazia, Refinery29, The Washington Post and The Telegraph on everything from social commentary, fashion to lifestyle. She holds a BA in Sociology and Psychology from City University and a Masters in Journalism from Westminster.
Alya runs cult-blog alyamooro.com and has collaborated with brands including Nike, ASOS and Absolut. She has guested on numerous national radio stations including BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 1 and BBC 1Xtra, where she was invited to speak about topics including the need for increased diversity in the media.
She is a representative voice for both her generation, and for multi-cultural women everywhere and was recently featured in a spread in the August 2017 issue of Harpers Bazaar Arabia, where she was selected as part of a new generation of “globetrotting Arab women who embody [a] cosmopolitan legacy."
Twitter - @alyamooro
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Represented by: Imogen Pelham
The Greater Freedom (Little A, 2019)