Marziya Mohammedali

Marziya Mohammedali is a photographer, designer, writer and artist based in Boorloo/Perth. Their creative practice focuses on narratives of dissent, identity, migration and transition. They are the Arts Editor for the pan-African literary collective Jalada Africa. they are currently undertaking a PhD focusing on the exploration of identity and activism through protest photography.

One of Us (after Christchurch)

And what does it say about us, That we turn And turn And turn Turn a funeral into a festival, a spectacle, Because mourning feels too heavy, dark spots On our already dark skins. We cast off headscarves in fear, …

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