Liane Al Ghusain

About

Hello! I am a writer and teacher with a focus on communication, creativity and culture, based in Kuwait.

I am also a tarot reader and yoga teacher.

[current work]

lead copywriter at The Scribes
content development and writing at Nuqat
yoga teacher at C Club

[attended] 

Stanford University for BA and MA in English literature & creative writing 2005-10

Ashkal Alwan Home Workspace Program for postgraduate work in art, technology, and performance 2012-13

[previously] 

adjunct English instructor at GUST
Art Dubai Forum Fellow 2015
co-wrote Muneera, a film for the Kuwait pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennial 2014
served as the director of Contemporary Art Platform Kuwait during its inaugural year 2011-12
interned at the Wikimedia Foundation communications department in 2010

[taught writing workshops at]

Nuqat, Kuwait
Fikir, American University of Kuwait
the spring sessions, Amman
q8bookstore, Kuwait
The Creative Space, Beirut 

[publications include] 

- Nothing to Write Home About, Minrasy Projects / Editor


- Abdul Rahman, a multimedia short story publication 
produced with the support of Ashkal Alwan’s Home Workspace Program and found online at Gate 37 / Writer


- "Public Diversions" in Portal 9 Journal / Writer & Producer

[features]

Bazaar Magazine / "Liane Learns Life"

You can reach me at liane.alghusain@gmail.com for collaboration requests, or at liane@thescribes.me for copywriting requests.


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Hello! I am a writer and teacher with a focus on communication, creativity and culture, based in Kuwait. I am also a tarot reader and yoga teacher.

Currently, I spend most of my time running The Scribes, a platform for creating Arabic, English, and French content.

[education] 
Stanford University for BA and MA in English literature & creative writing

[positions held] 
- adjunct English instructor at GUST
forum fellow at Art Dubai
- postgraduate fellow at Ashkal Alwan Home Workspace Program
- inaugural director of Contemporary Art Platform Kuwait
- intern at the Wikimedia Foundation communications department

[press]
Bazaar Magazine / "Liane Learns Life"

Bazaar Magazine / “Two Writers and a Nuqat Workshop”

Framers Framed / “Crisis of History”

Art Forum / “Home Makeover”