Shenaz Kermalli is a freelance Canadian journalist with an interest in geopolitics and human rights. She teaches journalism at Humber College and Ryerson University in Toronto.
Shenaz is a former producer and writer with Al Jazeera English, BBC News, and CBC Television. Her writing has appeared in The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, TVO, The Ottawa Citizen, The Guardian, The Independent, Foreign Policy, Middle East Eye, TRT World, The New Arab and Muftah.
In 2005, Shenaz was granted an exclusive interview, the first by any media, with the wife and family of Mohammad Siddique Khan, ringleader of the London Underground terrorist bombings.
She holds an MA in Near and Middle Eastern Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies and a BA in Journalism from Sheffield University.