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Akramul Momen

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Akramul Momen (they/them/theirs) is a trans-disciplinary artist, author and journalist. They graduated in Bangla Literature and have been working on theatre, Indian classical and contemporary
dance since 2008. They blend performance, film, photography, installation, literature, and drawing with activism. Their work focuses primarily on the body and the relationship between identity politics. For
the past few years, they are mostly exploring the issue of gender identity and the socio-cultural

concerns that relate to the gender practice of identities in a hetero-normative society. They run ‘Tehai:
An Interdisciplinary Art Initiative’ which embodies the crossover between several disciplines including
performance, theatre, music, dance, film and literature.