Author Farzana Doctor

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Farzana Doctor is a Toronto-based author of four novels: Stealing Nasreen, Six Metres of Pavement, All Inclusive, and Seven. Farzana was recently named one of CBC Books’ “100 Writers in Canada You Need To Know Now”. She co-founded WeSpeakOut, a group that is working to ban female genital cutting in her Dawoodi Bohra community. She is also a part-time psychotherapist and amateur tarot card reader.