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Words & Kurds Cultural Event

November 15, 2014 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Free

Words & Kurds is a timely & topical sharing of stories about the Kurds at Ottawa Public Library, Main Branch, 120 Metcalfe St.,Saturday November 15, 1:30 – 3:30 pm.
Speakers:
Sardar Saadi – Rojava Media Project – empowers youth to document their stories of resistance – get a sneak peek at his independent film. Sardar has just returned from Syria
Laurie Fraser- author of The Word Not Spoken – literary fiction based on the years she was married to a Kurdish Freedom Fighter, PKK, in Turkey in the 90s
Jaffer Sheyholislami – Kurdish poet/author, Mountain, Exile & Lamentation, Carleton University, Ass’t Professor
Kurdish musician Shahram.
Lively afternoon. Free admission. Refreshments.

Details

Date:
November 15, 2014
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
www.rojavamediaproject.com

Organizer

Laurie Fraser
Phone:
613 721-3781
Email:
thewordnotspoken@gmail.com
Website:
www.lauriefraser.com

Venue

Ottawa Public Library – Main Branch
120 Metcalfe Street
Ottawa,
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