Festival Preview #2: Maghreb-feminism special
Ath this second preview Fedwa Misk, independent journalist from Casablanca and the power behind the feminism blog Qandisha, will guide us through Marocco. We also announce the 2019 curators and festival guests during this evening.
Festival Preview: Fabulous Female Voices
Four female leaders with Moroccan roots, each with their own experiences in (local) politics. Which books do they read? Which writers and poets have influenced their political careers? From which words do they draw strength and who inspires them?
Festival Preview at BOZAR
Join us at BOZAR Brussels for the yearly Festival Preview! With: Fedwa Misk, Karima Ahdad and Sanaa El Aji.
Dialy | Spin Off
In the studio of Adelheid+Zina in Slotermeer, two monologues from the Moroccan show Dialy and De Gesluierde Monologen will be performed, followed by a conversation with writer Maha Sono and actrice Farida about sexuality and intimacy.
Opening Night: The Curators’ Guide to Morocco
Which voices can you expect to hear at this edition of Read My World and what is the latest on the Moroccan literary scene? During the opening night kick off, our curators Fedwa Misk and Mahi Binebine will tell us about the Morocco they want to present during this festival and why.
Opening Night: Writers Café
Draw up a chair in the Writer’s Café and meet our Moroccan guests. Curator Fedwa Misk and Editor Myriam Sahraoui question the writers about their motivations, passions and favourite literature.