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18:30 - 20:30 5 March 2014

Al Mutanabbi Street starts here: An evening of poetry, drama, film and photography from Iraq

Location

Archaeology G6 LT | UCL Institute of Archaeology (link Map)
31–34 Gordon Square | London | WC1 | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Taking place on the seventh anniversary of the bombing of the Al Mutanabbi Street book market in Baghdad, this will be one of many events around the world remembering the attack, placing the street in wider context and presenting the work of poets, film makers, playwrights and photographers connected with Iraq.

Following the suggestion of Beau Beausoleil, coordinator of the Al Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Coalition, the evening is dedicated to the 'disappeared' of Iraq.

Presented by Dr Alan Ingram (UCL Department of Geography) and Hassan Abdulrazzak (UCL alumnus and playwright).


Contact

Dr Alan Ingram
+44 (0)20 7679 7581 | a.ingram@ucl.ac.uk


Links

Places are free but registration is essential
Event page on Facebook


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