Dania Ayah Alkhouli
Dania Ayah Alkhouli is a Syrian writer, editor, poet, and community organizer from sunny SoCal. She is the author of three poetry collections, the latest being Contortionist Tongue from Moon Tide Press released early 2020. Her work centers on feminism, sexuality, culture, identity, religion, death & grief, domestic violence & sexual assault, and her homeland, Syria. In 2012, Alkhouli and her mother cofounded the nonprofit traveling exhibition and series of events, A Country Called Syria.