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The Role of Palestinian Poetry

  • 17/05/24
  • 18:00 - 20:00
  • FREE

More details: https://awraqfestival.com/2024-festival/the-role-of-palestinian-poetry/


What’s the role of poetry and writers in the ongoing struggle for freedom? Mira Mattar and Sabrin Hasbun will engage in a discussion, exploring the power of literature in advocating for justice and self-determination and the responsibility of artists in front of unspeakable moments of tragedy. They will share excerpts from their own works, offering a poignant glimpse into the Palestinian narrative. The event will end with a Q&A session where the audience can engage with and discuss the same topics.

Date & Time:  Friday, 17th May, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location: Bristol’s Palestine Museum, 27 Broad St, Bristol BS1 2HG

Tickets: £0, donations encouraged

Awraq Festival is a platform for collective ideas and collaborative action, founded by Sabrin Hasbun in partnership with Bristol’s Palestine Museum. For more information go to awraqfestival.com or follow us on instagram @awraqfestival

 

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