Mohammed Artan is a Somali born Dutch national who currently lives in England. He is a passionate history enthusiast, publicist and a videographer. His personal interests include Somali history, religion, politics, culture and society. In his free time, he enjoys researching about Somali history and identity. Mohammed is the founder and managing director of Looh Press, a publishing company specialising in Islamic, African and Somali Studies.
Mohammed Artan was also the founder and managing director of Nuur Media Productions, a video production company which served as a training and educational platform for film production and video production skills. He has an undergraduate degree in Film & Videography at The University of Northampton, with a teaching degree. He taught filming for several years and now is exclusively focused on publishing and distributing of books.
As a speaker for:
War iyo Wacaal: The Untold Story of the Somali Troupes (23 Feb, 19:30 – 22:00): Click here