Ibadete Abazi-IBI is a screenplay /playwright, born in Kosovo (former Yugoslavia). She is a lawful permanent resident of the United States (Green Card holder) currently living in New York. She holds an MFA in playwriting and BA in dramaturgy from the Art Faculty at University of Pristina, Kosovo. She was co-writer of a 12-part television series called "Qyteti Pa Lumë" (City without a River). The latter was broadcast via Radio Television of Kosovo/RTK in 2010. The following year, she was the screenplay-writer of 14 more episodes of the same TV series. Abazi's first play, entitled ‘Soldier of Two Wars’ was produced on December 2015 at Kosovo's Dodona Theatre. The play is considered a very powerful production, whose focus is an American soldier who served in Balkan conflicts - specifically the wars in Bosnia and Kosovo - and married a wealthy Albanian Kosovar. The play has been translated from the original Albanian into English and Turkish. Abazi has also authored two other plays entitled ‘Female Aroma’ and ‘Two Enemies and Soldiers’, both produced in Kosovo in 2016. Also credited to her are short plays such as “Push Off” “Kos-women-war” and “Three in one”. She is a screenwriter of "The Book of Blood" a future movie scenario, based on true story. Ibi is married and has two daughters.