Thursday, 27 September 2012

Suheir Hammad: four poems

vid 1 ~ Uploaded by on 31 May 2011
Official video for the poem Into Egypt, written and performed by Suheir Hammad. Hi-res download available at: (Credits below)
vid 2 ~ Poet Suheir Hammad performs two spine-tingling spoken-word pieces: "What I Will" and "break (clustered)" -- meditations on war and peace, on women and power.
Uploaded by on 4 Feb 2011
vid 3 ~ Def Poetry Jam presents... Suheir Hammad- "Daddy's Song"
Uploaded by on 15 Mar 2010
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Into Egypt Credits:

Director: Waleed Zaiter (Twitter: @habibism)
Director of Photography/Editor: George Cox

Starring: Paragini Amin, I'in P. Cox, Nisrin Elamin, Mona Eltahawy, Ayesha A. Grant, Suheir Hammad, Marwa Helal
Composer: Daniel Freedman/
Animation/Design: Waleed Zaiter
Additional Animation: Christopher Palazzo
P.A.: I'in P. Cox
Arabic Translation: Tarek Aylouch
Audio Mastering: Jean-Luc Sinclair

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