Rebel filmmaker & music producer Deeyah shares life on International Women's Day

Rebel filmmaker & music producer Deeyah shares life on International Women's Day

Deeyah – WNN Featured Commentary (WNN) London, UNITED KINGDOM, WESTERN EUROPE: On International Women’s Day Emmy award winning filmmaker and music producer Deeyah Khan shares her struggles and triumphs as a Pakistani Afghan woman from Norway who is on a quest to help women worldwide express their artistic freedom. ___ My journey started in Norway. […]

Freedom of Expression: A vital issue for all artists & musicians

Freedom of Expression: A vital issue for all artists & musicians

Deeyah – WNN GlobalARTS (WNN) London, U.K., WESTERN EUROPE: Artists around the world can find themselves banned, censored, persecuted, imprisoned and silenced by states, religious movements, corporations, retailers and lobbying groups, even their own families. Detractors confused and threatened by the emotional power of art have been seeking to repress human creativity and inhibit diversity […]

International coalitions continue to work toward artistic freedom

International coalitions continue to work toward artistic freedom

WNN GlobalARTS (WNN/Culture360) Copenhagen, DENMARK, WESTERN EUROPE: There are even less organizations dedicated to protecting and defending the basic rights of the artists themselves. Founded in 1921, PEN International is the oldest organization devoted to freedom of artistic expression for writers. PEN’s Writers in Prison Committee was established in 1960 to raise awareness of increasing […]