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WORDS, WORDS, WORDS كلمات كلمات كلمات

January 17 @ 8:30 pm

| £14.50

A showcase of some of Palestine’s most inventive and compelling spoken-word and musical artists

From protest songs to cunning social insights, humour and grief, four stellar artists come together to celebrate the power of words and meaning.

Featuring:

Farah ChammaCreating a unique strand of poetry, monologue and comedy, that mixes Fus-ha (literary Arabic) and colloquial Arabic, she will be accompanied by Maruan Betawi (Oud) and Phelan Burgoyne (drums).

Dana DajaniAward-winning Palestinian actor and writer, Dajani uses her theatrical background to give her spoken word a performative edge. With her signature style of theatrical spoken word pieces, her poems are a passionate contribution to prominent themes of our time.

Jowan SafadiMulti-genre musician, singer, songwriter Jowan has become celebrated for his iconic strand of sarcastic protest songs, giving his work a rare and revealing edge.

Rafeef ZiadahRenowned spoken-word artist, lecturer and human-rights activist, Ziadah will be hosting the night.

Performances will be in Arabic and English.

Supported by War on Want and SOAS Palsoc and APUK.

Details

Date:
January 17
Time:
8:30 pm
Cost:
£14.50
Website:
https://richmix.org.uk/events/words-words-words

Venue

RICH MIX CULTURAL FOUNDATION
35-47 Bethnal Green Road
London,E1 6LAUnited Kingdom
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Website:
https://richmix.org.uk/