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Friday, June 15 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Digitizing Palestine: Storytelling and the Moving Image

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How do Palestinian storytellers, among other storytellers of color, engage in work that is aware of the dominant narrative without reacting to it?


Leila Abdelrazaq

Leila Abdelrazaq is a Palestinian artist, graphic novelist, and organizer. She is the author and illustrator of "Baddawi" (Just World Books 2015.)

Ryah Aqel

Ryah is a Palestinian filmmaker and culture worker. She has a masters in Near Eastern Studies from New York University and currently works in Dearborn, MI.

Nehad Khader

DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival
To capture the scope of her work, Nehad considers herself to be a cultural historian. She is a filmmaker, curator, editor, and writer whose work in film informs her work as a historian and vice versa. Trained in media and literature by Black and Palestinian creators, Nehad believes... Read More →

Razan al Salah

Razan is a filmmaker and media artist living and working between Canada, the US and Lebanon.

Friday June 15, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
STATE HALL: Room 117

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