Dina Mousa

Screenwriter and Author, Upper Midwest, USA

Dina Mousa is a screenwriter and author, born and raised in Cairo, Egypt, and now living in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Her books for young readers were long-listed in the prestigious Golden Baobab contest for African authors, for 'The Sunbird and Fatuma' in 2014 and for 'Maya and the Mystery of the Cat Burglars' in 2016. She is a peace lover; her work mainly focuses on young girls and women in marginalized communities, race, identity conflict, poverty, victims of war and the mistreatment of animals. Dina is a traveler, and a foodie. She explored Asia and fell in love with South Korea, where she lived for six years. Dina is a degree holder in screenwriting and cinema production.


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