Asmaa Jama

aubade with alternate endings (on leaving somalia, while durdur band plays for the last time)


Photo by Yun Pei-Hsiung.

Asmaa Jama is a Danish born Somali poet and multidisciplinary artist. Their work has been published in print and online, in places like The Good Journal, Popshot Magazine, and Ambit. Most recently, they were a resident at IBT’s Creative Exchange Lab and a writer-in-residence at the Arnolfini. They are a co-founder of feminist art collective Dhaqan Collective.