Juliet Kinsman wants to create a short film about how a few dormitories are making a dramatic difference to the future for young women in rural Morocco. “Through a tender, touching observational documentary we’ll show that world change starts with improved education and a little gentle, human kindness. Filmmaker Kuba Nowak recently spent time with […]
‘The Desert Behind’by Yiannis Katsaris and Natalie Katsou Photography Exhibition at The Hellenic Centre (16-18 Paddington St, Marylebone, London W1U 5AS) 14th March – 3rd April 2019 Private View and Book Launch: Wednesday 20th March 2019, 18:30 Guest Speakers: Ruth Fainlight (poet), Mick Williamson (photographer), Saeida Rouass (author), Richard Hamilton (author) ‘The Desert Behind’ is a collaborative project […]
GHOST is a multidisciplinary month-long programme of events and exhibition at Guest Projects, Yinka Shonibare’s London residency space. GHOST will exhibit nine commissioned works of emerging artists from the UK, Morocco and France. Up and coming London based artists like Alix Marie will exhibit alongside artists such as Hicham Gardaf, who have never shown in […]
The Forgotten Heroes 14-19 Foundation has discovered previously unknown stories of the diversity in the First World War by uncovering unique documents in English, French, Urdu, Arabic and Farsi – including photographs, field reports, personal diaries, and letters that didn’t make it home.
One of the most diverse and fascinating countries in the world seen through the eyes of early writers and travelers About the book This elegant, pocket-sized volume feature the writings and observations of travel writers and diarists who visited the cities, mountains, and villages of Morocco through the centuries. Vivid and evocative travelers’ accounts of some […]
15/04/2018 to 30/05/2018 https://www.barbican.org.uk/yto-barrada-agadir
Law and Revolution: Legitimacy and Constitutionalism After the Arab Spring 6.00pm, Wednesday 21 February 2018 Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House) SOAS University of London Russell Square WC1H 0XG Admission Free – All Welcome Event to mark the publication of Law and Revolution: Legitimacy and Constitutionalism After the Arab Spring (Oxford University Press, 2017) by Nimer […]
Maghreb Ciné is a new film club dedicated to screening films from and linked to the Maghreb. The film club is currently based at the iconic Old Manor Park Library in Manor Park and screens one film a month. The screening on Friday 8 December 2017 will be Mohamed Amin Benamraoui’s Adios Carmen. In 1975, […]