Laten we hard praten en veel lachen - فلنرفع أصواتنا عالياً ونقهقه

work in progress

‘Laten we hard praten en veel lachen - 'فلنرفع أصواتنا عالياً ونقهقه ’ is a project that consist of poems and photography. Together they tell the story about living in between the values of home and the western society. It is a collaboration between a Syrian poet Bakr al Jaber and a Dutch photographer Hillie de Rooij. By focusing on short stories and quick flashes ‘Laten we hard praten en veel lachen" is trying to turn something personal into something general that everyone can connect with.