Projects

The Stories of Arrival:
Refugee and Immigrant Youth Voices Poetry Project

Founded by Merna in 2009, for the past six years, the project has provided high school age refugees and immigrants with full support for telling the deeply personal and often harrowing stories that give witness to their courage and resilience.
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 Our Table of Memories:
Food and Poetry of Spirit, Homeland and Tradition
Our Table of Memories invites readers to consider the spicy, delicious connections between food, poetry and stories.
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OTHER LINKS

National Poetry Month Spotlight: Stories of Arrival | Academy of American Poets
poets.org/poetsorg/stanza/national-poetry-month-spotlight-stories-arrival

Tthe Stories of Arrival Project on NPR from WBUR FM Radio, Boston MA “Here and Now” & KUOW Seattle
hereandnow.wbur.org/2016/01/04/tukwila-refugees-poetry
kuow.org/post/taste-bitterness-tukwila-students-tell-refugee-experience-through-food

King County 4 Culture: Poetry on the Buses
http://poetryonbuses.org