Spoken Word - Lujayn Hourani

Thursday, 20 May 2021 - 9:00am to 9:30am
Image of a smiling person, with short dark hair and glasses. The guest presenter of 3CR Spoken Word, Lujayn Hourani

On this week's show, Palestinian writer and editor, Lujayn Hourani, shares some of their new work, reflecting on the resistance and resilience of the Palestinian people through generations of colonial violence and oppression.

Lujayn is a recipient of The Wheeler Centre's Next Chapter Scheme, and has been published in Meanjin, Overland, Australian Poetry, Going Down Swinging and The Lifted Brow, to name a few.

Lujayn is Associate Producer at Next Wave and Online Editor at Voiceworks.

This episode features music from Jowan SafadiNour Harkati, and Muqata'a.

Thursday 9:00am to 9:30am
A program dedicated to the eclectic world of poetry and performance. Guests are contemporary poets who read and discuss their works.


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