Razinat Talatu Mohammed, Associate Professor of Feminist Literary Criticism and Theoretical Approaches at the University of Maiduguri. She made her debut in 2005 when her first book, a collection of short stories; A love Like a Woman’s and other Stories won the Maiden ANA/ Lantern Book prize.

Her novel, Habiba, was a finalist for the ANA prize for prose 2014; she is also, the author of The Travails of a first Wife (2015). Her other works have appeared in some national and international anthologies like Camouflage: The Best of Contemporary Writings from Nigeria, The Gong Books, For Women Collective: A Tribute to Nina Simone (USA). She is the author of Intra-gender Relations between Women (Germany).  She is the author of Female Representation in Nigerian Literature www.africanwriter.com  among others. She was a Resident Writer in El-Gouna, Egypt May /July, 2011. She lives in Maiduguri, Nigeria.