Wajiha Said

Wajiha SaidAutorin *20.04.1969 in Al Hasaka, Syrien Wajiha Said lives and works in Stuttgart. weciha69@hotmail.com Languages Kurdish, Arabic, German, English Wajiha Said studied Arabic in Syria and has been working as a teacher ever since. In addition to her pedagogical profession, Said is a writer. She writes poems, novels and plays. Some of her published…

Rabia Heybetoğlu

Rabia HeybetoğluAuthor * 1988 in Silvan, Turkey Rabia Heybetoğlu came to Germany in 2018 and lives in Dortmund. rabiaheybetoglu@hotmail.com Languages Kurdish, Turkish, English, German (B1) Rabia Heybetoğlu studied theatre at the Cegerxwîn Academy of Arts. In 2014 she wrote her first play entitled “Ferman” (eng. The Edict), with which she won the “Special Prize of…

Mirza Metin

Mirza MetinActor, Author, Director * 07th November 1980 in Kars, Turkey Mirza Metin lives and works in Germany and as well in Istanbul. mirzametin@gmail.com Languages Kurdish, Turkish, English Şermola Performans, artistic director Eurodram (European Network for Drama in Translation), Kurdish language coordinator  Nexus (Kurdish-German Theatre Network), co-director Mirza has been involved with theatre since 1995. He trained as…

Helim Yusiv

Helim YusivAuthor * 07th December 1967 in Amude/Rojava, Syria Helim Yusiv came 2000 to Germany and lives in Wuppertal. halimyusiv@hotmail.com Languages Kurdish, Arabic, German The Kurdish author Helim Yusiv produces his works in the languages of Kurdish and Arabic. He released his novels, short stories and plays predominantly in Lebanon, Iraq, Iran, United Arab Emirates,…