ebtihalshedid (at) gmail (dot) com
I am a poet without a mother tongue.
Driven by Sehnsucht- a longing so deep- it has no beginning and no end. I see the world through the languages I speak of which I master none.
Ebtihal Shedid is an Egyptian photographer based
in San Francisco.
Shedid has an MA in Translation Studies, Linguistics and Cultural Studies from Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Germany and a BA in German Studies from Cairo University, Egypt.
Between 2006 and 2016, Shedid has been working
as a drama and literature translator, in addition to theater production.
Shedid is self taught and has been working professionally as a photographer since 2016.
She is currently an MFA candidate at California College of the Arts.