Researcher & Translator of Kurdish Literature, Kashkul, AUIS
Lazha Taha is from Iraqi Kurdistan. She holds a degree in media studies from the University of Sulaimani, where she has lived her whole life. She currently works as a researcher and translator of Kurdish literature at Kashkul, the Center of Art and Culture at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani. She is part of a team that is working on translating a selection of articles written by the early twentieth century Kurdish journalist, writer, and poet, Piramerd. Her hobbies are reading, watching movies, designing jewelry, going on long walks, and taking photographs.