Boyah J. Farah

refugee-turned-writer

Guest

A Somalia refugee turned writer, Boyah Farah's works of nonfiction have been featured in the Guardian, Salon, Harvard Transition, Grub Daily, Somerville Times and Truthdig. 

Boyah J. Farah on KCRW

The Somali-born American writer discusses his early life in the war-torn country and becoming an American.

Boyah J. Farah: A voice for refugees

The Somali-born American writer discusses his early life in the war-torn country and becoming an American.

from Scheer Intelligence

More from KCRW

KCRW’s Warren Olney talks with Jane Coaston, host of the New York Times podcast “The Argument,” about politics and race.

from To the Point

Navigating the pandemic as a small business owner isn’t easy. But there’s a lot of help, so long as you know where to look.

from KCRW Features

Throughout history, there have always been a small group of people who prepare for doomsday.

from Life Examined

A new government effort aims to bolster what’s sometimes called the “missing middle” in California’s most expensive housing markets.

from Greater LA

California wildfires are dangerous, but they don’t have to be deadly.

from To the Point

Live in a heat island? Want to know more? This is a special third bonus episode to In Our Backyard: Heat is the deadliest aspect of climate change.

from To the Point