Author Adania Shibli examines silence as a creative force, weaving between own personal experiences and reflecting on Edward Said’s thoughts on the question of silence, and of Aime Cesaire on silence that precedes poetry, among others.
Artist Bisan Abu-Eisheh presents a lecture performance informed by his artistic practice and academic research. Reflecting on issues such as national identity, mobility, migration and socio-political injustice, particularly in the Palestinian context.
Screening + Talk
Through a combination of conversations, interview and expressive location footage, Inas Halabi’s artist film probes the possible burial of nuclear waste in the South of the West Bank.
This session is a combined experience of festive singing, storytelling, creative play and making. Conducted both in Arabic and English, families will enjoy a welcoming creative afternoon session.