Fatiha Amrani: The High-School Dropout Defying Expectations in Morocco

Twenty-seven-year-old Fatiha Amrani dropped out of school at 16 to pursue art of Amazigh (Berber) weaving, making use of her childhood hobby and skills. Fatiha, who was raised in the patriarchal society of the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco,...

Fatiha Amrani: The High-School Dropout Defying Expectations in Morocco

Twenty-seven-year-old Fatiha Amrani dropped out of school at 16 to pursue art of Amazigh (Berber) weaving, making use of her childhood hobby and skills. Fatiha, who was raised in the patriarchal society of the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, has set out on her own career of carpet-weaving. Although she attended school in a remote […]

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