Writer, Audiovisual Artist

Kinana Issa

Kinana Issa utilizes her writing and art as a form of loyalty to humanity. She has produced more than 10 experimental audio-visual works and authored the script for Gardens Speak, an interactive sound installation containing the oral histories of 10 people buried in Syrian gardens. She has also sat on the committee of the Syrian Film Festival in Toronto and has written for Associated Press and Al Jazeera Children. Issa is currently an honorary fellow of the International Writing Program at Iowa University.