Salimah Valiani

Salimah Valiani

A poet, activist, and researcher. She has published four collections of poetry: breathing for breadth (2005); Letter Out: Letter In (2009); land of the sky (2016); and Cradles (2017). Her latest publication is the poem-story, ‘Dear South Africa,’ one of seven pieces in Praxis Magazine’s 2019-2020 Chapbook Series. Her new collection, 29 Leads to Love, will be published by Inanna Publications in spring 2021. Check out her work online.