Amina Maelainine, Parliamentary, Justice and Development Party Member, will be giving a lecture on New Developments in Morocco at The Islamic Cultural Centre. Everyone is welcome but you must register to attend this event. The Online Registration Form can be found here.
Freelance Journalist + Blogger, Nahla Ink Online Journal www.nahlaink.com Dear Readers February has arrived bringing with it lots of activity in terms of the arts and culture scene in London connected to the MENA region. There will be lots of events to attend with a great choice of exhibitions, music, a book reading, talks […]
Illustrated Talk, Storytelling & Panel Discussion on Alf Layla Wa Layla: “The Thousand and One Nights“ Friday 18 November, 7.30pm, Rich Mix, London E1 Author & BMS member, Samantha Herron, is on the Panel. For information and ticket(s): https://www.richmix.org.uk/events/spoken-word/magic-and-power-alf-layla-wa-layla-thousand-and-one-nights
Sunday 6 November | 9:45pm | Elgar Room Fatima-Zohra El Qortobi grew up in a family committed to the traditions of Eastern Morocco musical heritage, and won the prize for ‘most beautiful voice’ at the festival of Oujda Gharnati at the age of 17. Showcasing the multi-cultural heritage of Morocco, this evening of classical […]
PATIENCE, PATIENCE YOU’LL GO TO PARADISE! Fifty years after emigrating to Brussels, seven North African Muslim women are finally starting to taste freedom after decades raising their families behind closed doors. Bertha DocHouse are delighted to present the latest film in our ‘DocHouse Firsts’ initiative – bringing docs to the big screen that wouldn’t otherwise be […]
Directed by Deborah Perkin, Bastards is about a Muslim mum who fights family, tradition and the law to give her illegitimate daughter a future. It’s uplifting, funny, moving – and shows the inside of a Moroccan court for the first time on film. Released in UK cinemas last year, it won high praise from film critics like […]
Mohammed VI a adressé un message de condoléances au Président français, François Hollande, suite aux attaques terroristes qui ont visé, vendredi, plusieurs quartiers de Paris. Dans ce message le souverain affirme avoir appris avec une vive émotion et une profonde tristesse la nouvelle des odieuses attaques terroristes qui ont visé plusieurs quartiers de Paris « Je vous […]
Nour Festival is a festival dedicated to the best of contemporary arts and culture from the MENA region. Events take place in different venues across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. The Festival features different arts forms ranging from theatre, cinema, literature, to dance, music and even food. There are also many exhibitions, workshops, […]