Marwa Eltahir

Marwa is invested in storytelling as an act of transformation. Born from the communities of Oumdurman, Sudan, Marwa recognizes the power of story-sharing to bequeath valuable ancestral knowledge and technologies. As a writer and cultural producer, she examines embodied narratives of movement, identity, and belonging across diasporic portals. Marwa is the creative founder of Our Political Home, an interactive portal communing queer African communities across NYC.Marwa recieved her B.A. in Political Science from Boston College. She is a 2022 Rise Out Fellow with the LGBTQ Community Center of NY.