Lotus Cultural Women's League has various initiatives to promote the cultural, artistic, and creative work of Iraqi women. The ongoing infinitives include a quarterly newsletter, art gallery, and poetry readings.
The quarterly Lotus Newsletter was created to promote women's leadership in cultural promotion including literature and the arts. The Newsletter brings together literature including poetry, literary criticism, essays, plays, and short-stories written by Iraqi and Arab women. It welcomes submissions at any time, by emailing email@example.com.
Several art gallery showcases have been held to celebrate and bring awareness of women artists in Basra, Iraq. The photos below highlight the energy and enthusiasm of community members and artists who attended. Click on an image to enlarge it.