Zarlasht Sarwari

Zarlasht Sarwari is a PhD Candidate at Western Sydney University in the School of Social Sciences and Psychology. Her research involves exploring the transnational and intersectional dimensions of Afghan Australian identities. She has formerly undertaken roles within government and the higher education sector, and is currently focusing on research and writing. Zarlasht is creating work inspired by the lived realities of Afghan Australian women and how disrupted connections to place and culture impact upon the sense of self.