Reema Zaman

Reema Zaman


Reema Zaman is an award-winning author, speaker, and actress. She was born in Bangladesh, raised in Hawaii and Thailand, and presently lives in Oregon, United States. She is Oregon Literary Arts’ Writer of Color Fellow, 2018. Her essays have been published in The Guardian, The Rumpus, Narratively, SHAPE, VIDA, and elsewhere. She proudly partners with various organizations, like Girls Inc. and Literary Arts, to help empower diverse voices, both youthful and older, spanning cultures.

Reema travels widely to speak and perform. Her body of work and events schedule can be found at For social media, as the only Reema Zaman in the world, she is easy to find.