Asma Nadia is a prolific Indonesian author, songwriter, creative consultant for tv programmes and international public speaker. She has written over 70 books, including short stories, novels, and nonfiction on topics such as self-improvement, the family, and motivational books. Thirteen of her books have been made into movies, and 7 books became TV series. She is also a producer of Islamic movies, a columnist for Republika daily newspaper and a hijab traveller who’s been to 72 countries and 545 cities. Nadia also established the I Can Write Community which aims to help young writers and has opened 290 libraries around Indonesia for unprivileged children and youth.
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
Status: Featured in current year