Main Program | Writing in a Time of Conflict

16 Oct 2021 12:00 - 13:00
/ IDR 299,000 (All Main Program Access)
Online via townscript.com | Live in Indus Restaurant . Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

“Life here is poetry blown into pieces and scattered all over the place.” Join Mohammed Moussa as he speaks about life in Gaza, his motivation for founding the Gaza Poets Society and his debut poetry collection, Flamingo. Why is poetry so important and what can be gained from creating a spoken word community?

(This program is presented in English and pre-recorded)

“Hidup di sini adalah puisi yang ditiup berkeping-keping dan berserakan di mana-mana.” Mohammed Moussa berbicara tentang kehidupan di Gaza, motivasinya mendirikan Gaza Poets Society dan koleksi puisi debutnya, Flamingo. Mengapa puisi begitu penting dan apa yang dapat diperoleh dari menciptakan komunitas kata yang diucapkan?

(Program ini sudah direkam sebelumnya dan dalam Bahasa Inggris)


Ray Shabir

Ray Shabir is a writer and artist from Jakarta, Indonesia. His first book, Public Feelings & Other Acts, was published in September of 2018, followed by its own exhibition titled …

Mohammed Moussa

Mohammed Moussa is a journalist and poet from Gaza, Palestine. He is the host of Gaza Guy podcast and the Founder of the Gaza Poets Society. His poetry has been …

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