Dardishi About: Fatima Al Qadiri

Discovering Kuwaiti artist, musician, and composer Fatima Al Qadiri is something I still think about often. Coming from a family of scientists, mathematicians, and engineers, I had never been exposed to a "creative" Arab before. In this open love letter, I talk about the resonance of the first Al Qadiri video I ever watched, and why, almost five years on, she remains so important to me.


Annabel Amin is a student currently living in Paris who likes hip-hop, pop culture, selfies, and wants all the girls in the world to be friends. Her favourite album of 2015 was Carly Rae Jepsen's EM•OT•ION. You can follow her on instagram or read her dardishi articles here.