Find Out Why Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan’s Poetry Performance Is the Current Talk of Town

by in Identity on 30th June, 2017


Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan is the name of the 22-year-old Muslim woman whose spoken word performance at the Roundhouse Poetry Slam has been garnering worldwide attention ever since it surfaced online. A History degree graduate from Cambridge University and the brains behind The Brown Hijabi, her poem is a moving and intelligent critique of the dehumanisation of Muslims in our society and definitely, a must watch!

“If you need me to prove my humanity, I’m not the one who’s not human.”

Roundhouse Poetry Slam: Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan

"If you need me to prove my humanity, I'm not the one who's not human."The second place runner up of this year’s poetry slam final Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan, with the poem 'This Is Not A Humanising Poem'. Part of Last Word Festival 2017.

Publicerat av Roundhouse den 23 juni 2017

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