Second edition of XABACA project

Round table with the selected artists 2018
Sondos Shabayek (El Cairo) & Alaa Satir (Khartum)

Monday 12th November at 19h
IEMed, C. Girona, 20

“Artists against censorship and self censorship. The role of female artists as agents for social change in diverse contexts of creation”

Free entry. Presentation in English with simultaneous translation into Catalan.

@Jana Trabulsi

The writer, storyteller, performer and theater director Sondos Shabayek (Cairo) as founder of The Bussy Project and the illustrator Alaa Satir (Khartum) will speak about their creative proceses closely bound to their specific contexts as female artists who set themselves up with a voice of their own which vindicates beyond censorship and autocensorship.
Xabaca (net in Arabic) is a project by Jiwar- Fundación Al FanarFundació NovAct with the support of the Barcelona City Council and the ACCD to support female arabic artists in their contexts of creation.

You can watch a video of the roundtable here

With the collaoboration of the European Institute of the Mediterranean