Rasmea’s Passport

“All the hearts of the people are my identity
So take away my passport!“
-Excerpt from “Passport” by Mahmoud Darwish

The first line of this quote is what’s written in Arabic in this linoleum block cut portrait of Rasmea. The first line invokes in our minds the second.

Limited edition lino block print, copies were sold to raise money for Rasmea, before her deportation from the United States in 2017.