Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Oct 29 Immigrants Past & Present: Iraqi Voices

Global Minnesota: Immigrants Past and Present: Iraqi Voices
Saturday, October 29, 2016 2:00pm
Landmark Center, 75 5th St, St Paul, MN 55102

You are invited to join us for the premiere of a documentary film written and directed by Twin Cities-based Iraqi refugees and Iraqi-Americans, followed by a discussion with Joseph Farag (Assistant Professor of Arabic Literature and Culture, UMN) and filmmakers. Dessert and Iraqi tea reception to follow.

Iraqi Voices is a collaborative arts lab which gives Twin Cities-based Iraqis and artistic platform to share their stories. This new half-hour documentary dismantles caricatures of Iraqis and Muslims in the United States. The film is photographed and edited by Nathan Fischer and produced by the Iraqi + American Reconciliation Project. This premiere is part of the IHRC's Global Minnesota: Immigrants Past and Present public-programming series.

This is a free event, to register click here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/iraqi-voices-2016-premiere-tickets-27997521340?aff=es2

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