Sharifa Tartoussi

 
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Sharifa Tartoussi

Sharifa A Tartoussi is a spoken word artist based in Remote Victoria by way of Melbourne. Her most notable creative endeavour: GriffinSpeak, is a quarterly event that preferentially champions the voices of women of colour. She was crowned the APS Victorian Champion in 2017 and has opened for Sierra DeMulder, featured at Slamalamadingdong (Australia’s only PSI certified Slam), MSWPF, NYF 2018, EWF 2018, the seven sisters festival, Enough Said Wollongong as part of the WWF. Her work is an exploration of all the facets of her Arab-Muslim-Female identity and her first Chapbook “ColourBlind” was released in early 2018.