Razan Samara is a Palestinian-Canadian storyteller. Her writing is grounded in elevating diverse community voices and experiences. Samara was recognized as Best Journalist at the 2018 Hamilton Independent Media Awards for her work reporting on Hamilton’s arts and culture scene as a student journalist with the Silhouette, McMaster’s independent student-run newspaper.
Does a performance need an audience like writing needs a reader? In a conversation over several months, artist Jana Omar Elkhatib discusses how she developed a series of new works for Hamilton Artists Inc., through writing, sound and the body