Here I Love You New York by Abeer Y. Hoque by KC Trommer published on 2018-10-07T21:39:08Z Abeer Hoque (“Here I Love You New York”) is a Nigerian-born Bangladeshi American writer and photographer. She is the author of a coffee table book of travel photographs and poems, The Long Way Home, the linked story collection, The Lovers and the Leavers, and a memoir, Olive Witch. She is the recipient of a Queens Arts Council grant, a NYFA grant, a NEA Literature Fellowship, a Fulbright Scholarship, and the Tanenbaum Award, and she has attended residencies at Albee, Saltonstall, SLS, Millay, and VCCA. Her writing and photography have been published in Guernica, ZYZZYVA, Elle, Outlook Traveller, 580 Split, India Today, Catapult, the Daily Star Bangladesh, and the Commonwealth Short Story Competition, among others. She has BS and MA degrees from University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, an MFA in writing from the University of San Francisco, and she has held two solo photography exhibitions. See more at olivewitch.com.