WOMEN: A TAPESTRY OF WORDS BETWEEN SYRIA & IRAN
As the Syrian revolution continues in its 7th year, tensions with Iran grow, further hindering the relations between the citizens of those two countries. Four women poets want to break that tension with their love & creation of poetry, two Syrian & two Iranian.
Lady Narrator (a.k.a Dania Ayah Alkhouli) is a Syrian American poet and author exploring themes of feminism, sexuality, culture, religion identity, mental health, domestic violence, and her war-torn homeland, Syria.
Azin Mafi is an Iranian born artist who explores marginalization, displacement, and social justice through poetry, prose and storytelling.