Story-telling, diaspora identities, trauma and memory

30 October 2017, 10am - 12pm
Cinema 327, Robert Webster Building

Story-telling, diaspora identities, trauma and memory

Event details

When:
30 October 2017, 10am - 12pm
Where:
Cinema 327, Robert Webster Building
(Map Ref G14)
Event type:
In Conversation
Event open to:
Everyone
Seats available:
90
Cost:
FREE
Booking is not necessary
Inquiries:
Caludia Tazreiter
 
This roundtable features playwrights and filmmakers, Samah Sabawi, Stephen Orlov, Su Goldfish, Mary Zournazi and Kate Cherry, Director of NIDA in discussion on the role of story-telling in communicating the social and political narratives of rupture, trauma and memory making. The roundtable will explore themes of diaspora identities, the making and unmaking of social life in times of crisis, austerity, conflict and social and political amnesia.