• Rasha Kotaiche

AWAN Festival Poetry readings

Live video of the event:


4 Arab women talking from different countries read out some of their poetry and discussed their work.

A lot of the work focussed on either being a woman, on multi-cultural upbringings and family.


Privileged displacement: recognise the privilege you have, it was a choice your parents made to come here, they weren't forced out of their countries

Poetry; could you incorporate your own written pieces? Maybe record yourself and include the audio with the video?

How can you be poetic with the video itself? Away from speech and audio, focusing on the visual