Film, Video Poet & Writer Zainab Hassan

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  • Poet & Writer Zainab Hassan


  • Somali writer and poet Zainab Hassan discusses her work in an interview presented in partnership with the Africa Society of the National Summit on Africa.

Event Date

  • June 10, 2014


  • -  Zainab Hassan is the project director of the National Library Initiative of the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies in Mogadishu, Somalia. She is a writer and poet.

Running Time

  • 55 minutes 2 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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