Aasiya

Price: $1.99
Age 9+
35 pages

-Aasiya (Insubordinate) is the illustrated account of how a young Lebanese woman found herself facing charges of “fomenting unrest” and “destruction of property” in the state’s Military Court after her first time protesting in the widespread 2015 demonstrations in Beirut. Drawing on real characters, author/artist Rawand Issa portrays the important role of intergenerational mentorship in the activist scene.

Creators

Writer: Rawand Issa
Pencil: Rawand Issa
Release date: 2019-10-12