Koko Hubara on Pioneer
Koko Hubara is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of the first and only media for people of color by people of color in Finland, Ruskeat Tytöt (“Brown Girls”). Hubara, born in Vantaa, is from Viipuri, Kemijärvi, Israel and Yemen. Her literary debut Ruskeat Tytöt was published in March 2017.
She will be talking about entering the white industry of literature and publishing in Finland and social media as a literary space for Finnish people of color.
Photo: Toni Härkönen