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|Zohra Saed is a Brooklyn-based Afghan American poet, teacher, and co-editor of the forthcoming literary anthology Drop by Drop, We Make a River: Afghan Writings of War, Exile, and Return. She received her MFA in Poetry from Brooklyn College in 2000 and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in English with an emphasis on Afghan Diaspora Cultural Production at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She has made appearances as a poet at the American Museum of Natural History, the Asia Society, Cornelia Street Cafe, MTV, WBAI Radio, WNYC Radio and numerous university campuses. Saed is on the Board of Directors for Afghan American Peace Corps, a non-profit organization reconstructing cultural and educational sectors in Afghanistan through partnership programs between Afghans and Americans. She is also the co-founder of Up-Set Press, an independent publishing house that showcases the works of marginalized voices. She serves as a cultural consultant on scripts focusing on Afghanistan and lectures on the topic of Afghan/Afghan American film and literature.|
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Mariam jan, Thank you for posting Masuda jan's writings. They were beautiful and it is so important for her voice to be published in something like the WP.
Posted By: zohra   June 6th, 2003 8:04 PM
Kabul:Reconstructions is an installation
and public dialogue project that explores the multiple meanings and resonances of
the idea of reconstruction -- as both process and metaphor -- in the context of present-day Kabul.
www.kabul-reconstructions.net is an online discussion forum, information resource, and medium for the communication of questions and answers about the reconstruction between people inside and outside the city of Kabul itself.