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Maher Gidwani

Maher Gidwani is a 15-year-old Sindhi-Indian poet and rapper. His pieces talk about South Asian culture, youth, love, magic and the tragedy that come to be associated with being brown. He frequents Blank Space, The Poetryhood and DXB Speak Easy events.

Maher was recognized as Short+sweet x Junction’s “Best Young Poet 2018” and gave a TEDx talk with TEDx Youth CIS regarding culture, gender and change.