Malaka Gharib

Malaka Gharib is an artist and a journalist at National Public Radio. She is the founder of The Runcible Spoonfood zine and the cofounder of the DC Art Book Fair. She lives in a row house in Washington D.C., with her husband, Darren, and her nine-year-old rice cooker. I Was Their American Dream is her debut graphic novel. Photo by Ben de la Cruz.