The Front Door of War

By Zhawen Shali The girls of my village Were sizzling the sunflower seeds Because of the disappearance of the sun They were taking empty pots to the spring water And narrating the decisiveness of water to the water And used to get…

Anfal

By Nabaz Samad Anfal, also known as the Al-Anfal campaign, is the most textbook and most harrowing illustration of an attempted Kurdish genocide. It endeavoured to annihilate and extirpate the Kurds from both being-in-the world and…

Love

(Love)  poem by Nazand Begikhani  Two solitudes walk by Two solitudes look at each other Two solitudes smile at each other Two solitudes sit together Two solitudes talk Two solitudes touch each other Two solitudes cuddle each other…

Reflection of Silence

Arts Canteen presents: Reflection of Silence An evening that will transport the audience into a unique musical realm, where the mournful tones of the Kamanchah and the ethereal strings of the Harp are joined by the earthy rhythms of the…