9 months ago
In collaboration with the U.S.
Consulate General in Erbil, the University of Kurdistan Hewler awarded the top
winners of the “My Kurdistan Heritage Photogaphy Contest” on Wednesday in the
Library’s American Corner.
The photography contest focused
on heritage and culture in Kurdistan, to which nearly thirty people submitted
their photos. The top ten
photos were chosen a panel of four people, who were Dr Zozhen Kamal, Ms Seivan
Behdinan, Mr Levi Clancy and Mr Ari Mamshae.
The top three winners were
Sherko Mohammed (1st place), Tola Faraj (2nd place) and
Harem Ali Sewaisi (3rd place). Each were given awards by both the US
Consulate General and the University of Kurdistan Hewler.
The shortlisted photos are on
display the American Corner Erbil of the Library until July 7th