Deena ElGenaidi is a writer and editor based out of Brooklyn, New York. Her writing has been featured in Nylon, MTV News, Longreads, Electric Literature, Lithub,The Brooklyn Rail, Hyperallergic, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Heavy Feather Review, and more. She is currently seeking representation for her novel about Egyptian-Americans. In addition, she is working on a number of shorter fiction and nonfiction pieces, along with a television script.
She holds her MFA in Creative Writing from Rutgers University-Camden and her MA in English from Villanova University. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram @deenaelg