About The Speaker
Journalist. Menna is an Egyptian-American journalist based in Cairo. Menna always had a lifelong penchant for writing. She loves reading and telling stories, and discovered she could use her craft as a writer to spotlight and give a platform to talented DJs, artists, photographers, painters, directors — you name it. So, she found her voice in the media ecosystem, writing for a handful of cool publications, discovering the richness of the regional creative landscape as she goes along. Menna is currently writing for YUNG and they are highlighting some incredible talents across the Middle East and North Africa who are truly shattering stigmas and trailblazing the creative future of the region.