Mariem Hassan on ABC Radio National

Listen to Part 1 of Mariem Hassan broadcast on ABC Radio National on Saturday 10 March 2012 Mariem Hassan: Saharawi journey and the music of exile, Part 1: Listn to Part 2 broadcast on Saturday 17th March 2012 at 4pm Mariem Hassan: Music Is My Weapon, Part 2: 

Mariem Hassan’s Farewell from Smara camp

AWSA regrets to announce the sad death of Saharawi singer, Mariem Hassan, whose powerful singing made her “the voice of the Sahara”. Here is a message from Mariem’s agents Nubenegra. “On 6th of August Mariem Hassan returned to the refugee camps and on Saturday morning (22 August 2015) she died in her family circle in […]


ABC Radio National, Summer Features, 11.05am Wed 23 January 2013 “On the 9th of November, 2011, one year after the violent dismantling of a peaceful Saharawi protest which Noam Chomsky calls the beginning of the Arab Spring, Hassan performed for her people in exile. Her intense voice marked the moment in history. During her visit […]