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Oriented: Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Fri 9 December 2016, 18:30 – 21:00 GMT
Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality (BiGS) together with the Palestinian Arts Festival
‘Oriented’ (Dir. Jake Witzenfeld, 2015)
A documentary exploring the lives of three gay Palestinian friends living in Tel Aviv
Followed by a panel discussion on sexuality in the middle east with:
Dr Nour Abu-Assab and Dr Nof Nasser-Eddin (Directors of the Centre for Transnational Development and Collaboration, CTDC); Saleem Haddad (author of Guapa, Europa Editions, 2016).
Chair: Ash Kotak (Writer)
Convenor: Daniel Monk (Birkbeck, Law/BiGS)
BiGS It brings together scholars working in the arts and humanities and the social sciences and encourages dialogue with practitioners in the creative industries as well as with non-academic constituencies.