Awezan Nouri

Awezan Nouri (born in Sulaimanyah in 1981) is a Kurdish Iraqi Poet, writer and activist. She has worked as an editor and journalist for many Kurdish media outlets and is the director of the PANA center for women’s rights. She has published two poetry collections: Walking in the Destiny’s Alleys and Unripe Love to God both in Kurdish. In 2008 she published her first novel, Namo Letters, also in Kurdish.