(DIS)PLACED Public Forum #1

Posted On:
09 March, 2017
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PHM at 15 S. 7th St
PHM 15 S. 7th St

Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture and Philadelphia History Museum are pleased to present

(DIS)PLACED Public Forum

A participatory afternoon exploring stories of place and displacement, with conversations, poetry, music, and food

Date: Saturday March 25, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Philadelphia History Museum | 15 South 7th St | Old City
Tickets: FREE – Click here for Required RSVP


Featuring conversations with Philadelphia residents and their stories as compiled by writer Ann de Forest and photographer Dave Tavani, with music-poetry interlude by Kinan Abou-afach (composer/cellist), Hafez Kotain (percussionist), Nazem El Sayed (poet) and Huda Fahkhreddine (literary scholar); followed by audience participation in a temporary installation, and ending with refreshments from local Arab restaurants.

Major support for (DIS)PLACED project is provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. Additional support by Arab Fund for Arts and Culture, and partner Penn Global.