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VERONA COLLECTION - Top 10 Women Bloggers (who aren’t afraid to keep it real)

June 19, 2019

Bayan is a Detroit educator and poet who recently published her poetry book, “Diary of a Daughter in Diaspora.” Her words will hit you hard and make you realize the importance of vulnerability and the meaning of honest art.

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WDET 101.9FM - Finding Her Voice: Detroit Poet Bayan Founas Discusses Identity In New Book

March 15, 2019

Listen to an interview between the author and WDET’s culture segment as they discuss Founas’s poetry book Diary of a Daughter in Diaspora and her writing journey - Detroit’s #1 Public Radio Station.

 
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HAUTE HIJAB - 5 Ways to Self-Care in an Islamophobic Society

March 7, 2019

“Eventually, I had to find ways to cope and heal in this state of Islamophobia. Finding what could consistently to help me from spiraling was the key. And with that in mind, here are five things you can do to help cope and engage in self-care in an Islamophobic society.”

 
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STRETCH THE CULTURE PODCAST - Episode 17 - Wisdom

March 1, 2019

On this episode of Stretch the Culture, the @stretchtheculture crew is back with Michigan’s only all-women’s poetry collective, Wisdom. We dive into who they are, their poetic insights, their inspirations, and they all take turns blessing us with some bars on the microphone.

 
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PIPER CARTER PODCAST - Episode 37 - Bayan Founas and Andrew Lamar

January 10, 2019

This week Poet/Educator Bayan Founas and Emcee/Strategist Andrew Lamar join @pipercarter to discuss violence against women, poetry as healing, the importance of open dialogue with our youth, and Hip Hop!