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Warsan Shire

Warsan Shire is a Kenyan-born Somali poet and writer who is based in London. Born in 1988, she has read her work internationally, more recently in South Africa, Italy and Germany. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing. Her poetry has been translated into Italian, Spanish and Portuguese. The artist and activist uses her work to document stories of journey and trauma. She curates and teaches workshops around the art of healing through narrative. Her first book Teaching My Mother How To Give Birth is published by Flipped Eye.

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