Ubah Cristina Ali Farah
Postcolonial art production
Ubah Cristina Ali Farah was born in Verona, Italy, in 1973 to a Somalian father and an Italian mother. She grew up in Mogadishu and emigrated with her family due to the civil war in 1991. After several years in Hungary, she moved to Rome where she has lived since the mid-1990s. Her published works include: Ai confini del verso: Poesia della migrazione in italiano (2006), A New Map: The poetry of Migrant Writers in Italy, (2007) and Madre piccola (2007).