Fathima Cader is a Toronto-based writer and litigator. Her essays, creative non-fiction, and poetry have been published in The New Inquiry, Hazlitt, Apogee, The Funambulist, Warscapes, Canadian Woman Studies, and elsewhere. She holds a Master of Arts in English from the University of Toronto and a Marlee G. Kline Essay Award from the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Law. She teaches at the University of Windsor’s Faculty of Law and is an incoming faculty member at the City College of New York’s Beyond Identity program. She largely splits her time between Toronto and Sri Lanka.