Web Dsigner and Researcher
Pshtewan Kamal Babakir manages DidiMn, a cultural website in Kurdistan. Babakir managed Cinema in SulyOn, the first Kurdish cultural website. Since 2008, he has been a member of the Sebar Theater Group, which has performed in Sulaimani University and in the Sulaimani streets. He has directed two documentaries for KNN, a regional television channel and has acted in a documentary on a theatrical adaptation of Sherko Bekas’ book-length poem Now a Girl is My Homeland. In 2014, the Sulaimani Poets’ Game recognized him as a poet of merit. His publications include The Loch Raven Review. He will graduate from the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) in December of 2016 as an IT and Web Development Major and a Minor in English Literature. He is now a videographer, photographer, and research assistant at Kashkul.