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Sulayman Al-Bassam


Sulayman Al-Bassam was born in Kuwait in 1972 and graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1994.  Sulayman's work, produced in both English and Arabic, has been published in various languages and study of his work forms part of higher education curricula at select universities in the United States and the Middle East. Sulayman lives and works in Kuwait, where he has recently co-founded the Culture Project, a private arts development agency aimed at developing the infrastructure and quality of live arts in Kuwait and the Gulf region.
Sulayman al-Bassam.