A Day in the Life of an Artist: Deaf poet, Sahera Khan


Deaf poet, Sahera Khan lets us behind the scenes of making her video BSL poem ‘Hurts Me,’ offering top tips for other creatives. This is followed by a performance of the poem itself. The voiceover is provided by Kuli Kohli.

[Video description for visually impaired users: Sahera Khan, a woman of South Asian descent wearing a headscarf presents the video from her home, using British Sign Language. The film moves from her kitchen, to sitting on her sofa, then to working at her computer. Sahera presents to camera expressively throughout. When she has finished describing the process of making her filmed poem, Sahera then performs the poem itself.]