Imen Yacoubi was born in Tunisia where she still lives. She obtained her BA in English language and literature and then her ‘Agrégation’ diploma from the Faculty of Letters, Humanities and Arts of Manouba and the Ecole Normale Superieure de Tunis. From 2005 to 2009, she taught at the University of Gabes, and she has been teaching at the University of Jendouba since 2009. From 2007 to 2010, Imen attended the Medi-Café creative writing project under the mentorship of the British Council. At present, she is an editor and a co-founder of Moorings, a cultural Maghrebi magazine in English. She is an alumnus of the Civic Engagement and Leadership Fellowship, a program accommodated by Syracuse University, NY. She is also author for Human Rights TV and for Gender Across Borders. Imen is an active blogger and an interactive user of social media.
You can contact her via email imen [at] genderacrossborders [dot] com.