Michael Riordon

the view from where I live

60. “No sound-bite will fix this.”

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Poet Rafeef Ziadah performs in London, November 12, 2011.

There is nothing I can add, except: more about Rafeef’s life and work in Our Way to Fight, chapter 17, Cracks in the wall.

Please watch/listen here.

Author: Michael Riordon

Canadian writer and documentary-maker Michael Riordon writes/ directs/produces books and articles, audio, video and film documentaries, plays for radio and stage. A primary goal of his work is to recover voices and stories of people who have been silenced or marginalized, written out of the official version: First Nations (aboriginal) youth, Mozambican farmers, inmates in Canadian prisons, traditional healers in Fiji, queer folk across Canada, Guatemalan labour activists. Michael also leads courses, workshops and seminars for community organizations, trade unions, schools, colleges and universities.

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