Mohammed "Breem" Breem and Susan Baxter

Recorded September 2, 2006 Archived September 2, 2006 43:23 minutes
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Id: MBX001812

Description

Kurdish artist talks about leaving his homeland, Syria, and coming to United States.

Subject Log / Time Code

Life for a Kurdish person in Syria
Susan reads a poem Breem wrote
Description of his home
difficulties of assimilation
What it means to him to be Kurdish
Why he likes drawing and painting
Is his art political
Pulling up his roots
Making art in US
Making art in Lebanon
Meeting Susan

Participants

  • Mohammed "Breem" Breem
  • Susan Baxter