Press

THE ECHO
Sehba Sarwar’s ‘Storytelling for Social Justice’ inspires diverse stories and conversations
by magally lopez
09-29-2020

CREATIVE LIVES
“I ground myself in multiple spaces;” Sehba Sarwar in Conversation with Maryam Mirza

the interview series
July 2020

CARELESS MAGAZINE
An Interview with Sehba Sarwar

by aditya gandhi
12-2019

ENTROPY MAGAZINE
Best of 2019: Best Fiction Books

entropy magazine
12-05-2019

COYOTE CHRONICLE
Our First “Women Writers Unite”

THE NEWS ON SUNDAY
A Comparative Review of Black Wings, What Lies Between Us, and Lucky Boy
by moazzam sheikh
11-10-2019

INDIA CURRENTS
From Karachi to Houston on the Black Wings
of Secrets

by manuela gomez rhine
11-01-2019

BOOKSWELL PODCAST
An Interview with Sehba Sarwar
by cody sisco
08-2019

MS. MAGAZINE
Ms Q&A: What Intergenerational Storytelling Means to Sehba Sarwar
by meliss arteaga
07-08-2019

TNBCC’s THE NEXT BEST BOOK BLOG
Bronwyn Reviews ‘Black Wings’
by bronwyn mauldin
06-28-2019

OPEN BOOK: INPRINT BLOG
Author Sehba Sarwar talks about the new edition
of her novel
Black Wings
by krupa parikh
04-05-2019

PAKISTAN LINK
Solidarity, Peace, and Dialog through Art and Poetry
by raahima shoaib
04-19-2019

PAKISTAN LINK
Conversation @ Pacific Asia Museum: Borderlines
by perveen ali
10-10-2018

NEWSLINE
Cross Border Conversations
by muneeza shamsie
05-2016

DAWN
Crossing Borders
by zubeida mustafa
05-27-2016

HOUSTON HISTORY
Converging Parallel Lives: The Story of Voices Breaking Boundaries
by matt howard
Fall 2015

DAILY PAKISTAN GLOBAL
Meet 20 Super Women Who Are Earning Respect For Pakistan
by dawood rahman
09-16-2015

HISD NEWS BLOG
Immigrant students explore ‘what is home’ with activist, author Sehba Sarwar
03-23-2015

ARTS AND CULTURE
Meaning & Memory: Sehba Sarwar Explores Home
by charisse p. weston
03-16-2015

HOUSTON CHRONICLE: GRAY MATTERS
Crossing Borders with Art
by andrea white
09-28-2014

SAMPSONIA WAY
Sehba Sarwar: A Voice that Breaks Boundaries
by bina shah
09-10-2014

MONTROSE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Talking Art and Politics: Montrose’s Voices Breaking Boundaries Has Some Stories to Tell
by claudia kolker
08-27-2014

GLASSTIRE
Voices Breaking Boundaries: Crossing the Lines
by betsy huete
06-14-2014

DAILY COUGAR
“Raising Awareness to Prevent Violence Against Women”
by diana nguyen
02-24-2014

THE WHEEL PROJECT
Creating the Visual: Reclaiming Home
with bonita cutliff, TSU art gallery
09-06-2013

GLASSTIRE
Local Revolutionaries: Living Room Art with Voices Breaking Boundaries
by diane barber
06-28-2012

THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Speaking Out for Women’s Rights
editorial
04-28-2012

CULTUREMAP
UNDER SIEGE: Voices Breaking Boundaries’ ‘living room production’ Focuses on War Against Women
by tyler rudick
04-26-2012

THE HINDU
Novels are my first love
by thenmozhi
12-31-2011

CULTUREMAP
Living Room Art: Sehba Sarwar Looks Outside the Galleries to Create Art Block Parties
by tyler rudick
11-05-2011

THE NEWS ON SUNDAY: LITERATI
I Let the Writing Guide Me
by ilona yusof
10- 01-2011

DAWN BOOKS & AUTHORS
Talking Books: Sehba Sarwar
by dawn staff
07-10-2011

NEWSLINE
Interview: Sehba Sarwar
by maheen bashir adamjee
04- 27-2011

RADIO: OUR VOICES, OURSELVES
Interview with Sehba Sarwar”
by vandy ramadurai
02-23-2011

PAKISTAN PAINDABAD BLOG
Special Series: Interview with Novelist Sehba Sarwar
by mayank soofi austen
09-27-2009

THE FRIDAY TIMES
Alternative Perspectives
by syed hussain
02-20-2009

THE NEWS
Sehba Sarwar Shares Writing Experiences with Fatimians
by news reporter
01-17-2009

BOLOJI.NET 
The World of Pakistani Women
by aditi bhaduri
01-20-2008

DAWN BOOKS & AUTHORS
Authors: Writing with Passion
by saima shakil hussain
09-16-2007

HOUSTON PBS LIVING SMART
Author, Poet, and Founder of Voices Breaking Boundaries
with patti gras
05-2007

EL CONQUISTADOR
Activist Poet visits EPCC for Poetry Month
by jamie jimenez
04-19-2007

Southwest Education Laboratory Newsletter
Empowering Students through Arts: Out-of-School Program Breaks Boundaries

by shaila abdullah
May 2006

DAWN BOOKS & AUTHORS
Authors: Citizen of the World
by sumera s. naqvi
08-28-2005

INDO-AMERICAN NEWS
Breaking Boundaries Through Fiction and Art: Sehba Sarwar
by nisha giri
05-19-2005

NEWSLINE
Poignant Pen
by muneeza shamsie
12-2004

DAWN
Black Wings
by rumana husain
12-2004

HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Black Wings’ is Magical Realism, Author Says
by ronald boyce walker
04-29-2004

HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Crossing the Culture Chasm / Teacher-Activist Provides Forum for Writers, Poets, and Performers
by barbara karkabi
05-19-2003

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I am working on a memoir as well as generating essays, short stories, and poems.

CONTACT

I am an author and speaker, an artist, and a community and cultural activist.

If I can use my talents and passions to inspire you or your network to push boundaries and become involved in our communities, please connect with me. I offer a range of services including: readings, workshops, courses, or multidisciplinary performances/installations. I look forward to hearing from you!

Sehba Sarwar Art Car
Front hood of my art car, Digital Meets Pakistani Truck Art, featuring stickers of buraq images from Karachi; photo by Burnell McCray