Fatima  Ali

Fatima Ali

New York

About Fatima Ali

IN MEMORIAM: Fatima Ali was a chef in NYC and a former ‘Top Chef’ contestant. Last year, she was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer. She underwent chemotherapy and surgery and wrote about how the experience changed her relationship to food. In September, Ali learned that the cancer had returned and was told she had a year to live.