Body Narratives in the WANA-Region

Women in the WANA region are telling stories of their bodies from a very personal perspective. Body ownership and gender dynamics are two main pillars in the stories we are hearing in this episode, leaving you with a question: What is body ownership? 

Moderation & Production: Sadeq Saudi, Esra Saleh, May Khalid  

Interview Partners: Raneem AlAfifi, Sama  

Translation of the transcript: Sadeq Saudi (Arabic -English), Katrin Sarah Schäfer (English – German) 

Dubbing Artists: Sadeq Saudi, May Khalid, Esra Saleh, Sama (English), Michelle Kolberg, Tom Wolff, Sarah Skibbe, Amelie Schillinger, Stella Landschein (German) 

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