Suleika Jaouad

Suleika Jaouad (pronounced su-LAKE-uh ja-WAD) is an Emmy Award–winning writer, speaker, and cancer survivor. She wrote the acclaimed New York Times column Life, Interrupted and is the subject of the accompanying video series, which chronicled her journey with leukemia throughout her early twenties. She has written for the New York Times Magazine, NPR, Vogue, and Glamour, among other publications. Suleika’s highly anticipated debut memoir, Between Two Kingdoms, is forthcoming. Listed among Mogul’s 35 Under 35 most influential and inspiring young women worldwide, Suleika travels the globe sharing her story of making the most of a life, interrupted and empowering others to find purpose in pain and transform challenges into creativity.

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