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TOUCHED

SOMALEGAL HOTLINE AND GARDENS
FOR WRITING BODY-CONSCIOUS CONTRACTS


BOOK APPOINTMENTS HERE  


JUNE 21, 2022
10 AM-8 PM ET
MODEST TRANSITIONS
312 E Girard Ave Floor 1
Philadelphia, PA 19125

 BY POETIC SOCIETIES
ava ansari with
anna andel, sarms jabra, and zena ozeir




TOUCHED : POETIC SOCIETIES 06.21.22, Trade School Festival, Philadelphia
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Somalegal Hotline and Gardens for propogating contracts with body-conscious terminologies and poetic legalities with Anna Andel New York Public Defender and Staff Attorney at The Legal Aid Society, Sarms Jabra Business Attorney and Program Analyst at The City of Detroit, and Zena Ozeir Domestic Violence Attorney at Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
Tags:
Body Contracts, Healing Cities, Experimental Policies, Poetic Legalities 

TELEMATIC WATER PRAYER : REMOooOTE : POETIC SOCIETIES
3.14.22,REFEST Festival, CultureHub
9.23-25.22,JAM3A Festival, Arab American National Museum (AANM)

a remote ceremony for bending water with Saeid Shanbehzadeh
tags:
darkplays, tribal rituals, remote embodiment


 THEY WILL CARRY US : HEALING MACHINE : POETIC SOCIETIES
6.19.20, Downtown Variety, La Ma Ma
1.1-4.21, Radical Remedies, Detroit Narrative Agency, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

->exerpts from telepresence  multimedia narrative
a transmedia poem with Halima Afi Cassells about her journey through motherhood, from home birth to the traveling seeds of the Mississippi River, over the waves of Rafael Leafar's saxophone. 

tags:
open journalism, telepresence rituals, radical care, healing justice

G—RAY AREA
3.13.21,”For Your Eyes Only,” University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities
an area within the confusing nature of public-private for celebrating the sensual body and removing public pain.
tags:
public intervention, radical presence, celebratory heterotopia, sensual democracy


I CAME TO GO TO THE MOooON (MOONSHINE) : GOOSH[T] NADEH:
05.14.18, Poetic Societies, Boston-Edison
->Music video
a music video for Moonshine song from "Goosh[t] Nadeh: Don't Listen, Don't Meat" album in collaboration with Borderline Knowledge


tags:
transmedia album, transnational exchange