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A space to think and imagine Syria
October 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
The evening will open by so-called “lightning talks” by the different speakers about their work, passion and activism. These talks are meant to inspire us to imagine Syria differently. The audience is invited to use the open space to engage with the speakers, not only to ask questions, but also to debate, tell stories and identify new possibilities. Syrian artist, Razan Sabbagh will afterwards have a visual arts performance with some action painting, fused to the music of the Qanun player Ziad Khawam. The vibrant space counts on your interaction through shared reflections, conversations and live music.
18:30: Lightning talks: Five short talks by: Karam Nachar, Marcell Shehwaro, Iyad El-Baghdadi, Mohammad Al Saud and Bissan Fakih
19:30: Poetry reading in Russian by Ivo Spira: Extract from “Requiem” by Anna Andreevna Akhmatova
20:00 – 20:30 Live drawing by Razan Sabbagh and music by Ziad Khawam
This event is part of The Question of Syria 2016 – Syria are…