Board & Staff

Board Members

Nurjehan Aziz

Nurjehan Aziz

Nurjehan Aziz is an editor and the publisher at Mawenzi House press. She is based in Toronto.

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Alnoor Gova

Alnoor Gova

Alnoor Gova is a researcher, broadcaster and writer. He has completed his PhD at the University of British Columbia focusing on issues of racism, Islamophobia and community. He has been involved with a number of arts based organizations.
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Ali Kazimi

Ali Kazimi

Professor Ali Kazimi is a filmmaker, writer, and visual artist whose work deals with race, social justice, migration, history, memory and archive.
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Larissa Lai

Larissa Lai

Larissa Lai holds a Canada Research Chair II in Creative Writing at the University of Calgary, and directs The Insurgent Architects' House for Creative Writing there.
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Staff Members

Noal Amir

Noal Amir

Noal Amir joins Rungh as Communications Coordinator. She is a collaborative filmmaker and has developed and led outreach for participatory projects with communities in Cameroon, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan.
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Zool Suleman

Zool Suleman

Zool Suleman is the Editor of Rungh and the Executive Director of the Rungh Cultural Society. He co-founded Rungh in 1991.
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Rungh Archive/Creation Group

Rusaba Alam

Rusaba Alam

Rusaba Alam is a Vancouver-based photographer. With a background in literature, she works to tell stories through clean and elegant imagery.
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Dana Qaddah

Dana Qaddah

Dana Qaddah is a Lebanese-born artist currently working towards her BFA in Visual Arts at Emily Carr University of Art & Design.
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Y Vy Truong

Y Vy Truong

Y Vy Truong's research interests are in contemporary art practices emerging from Asia and Asian diaspora communities in North America, and how those practices intersect with historical narratives and archival methods.
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Simon (Grefiel) Yu

Simon (Grefiel) Yu

Simon (Grefiel) Yu is a Vancouver-based Filipino worker, currently working toward a BFA and curatorial minor at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.
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