Platforms for Exchange: Syrian Voices in London, Roundtable

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‘Platforms for Exchange: Syrian Voices in London, Roundtable’

Room: SW-1.07: Inigo Rooms, King’s College London

Monday 27 April 2015 at 6:45pm-10pm

Address: Somerset House East Wing, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS

On arrival please report to Somerset House East Wing reception where you will be issued with a visitor’s card giving access to the Inigo rooms.

Directions: here

Pre-registration is necessary to attend, please contact yung_jay@hotmail.com for confirmation and details.

AGENDA

6:50- 7:00pm             Registration

 

7:00- 7:20pm             Project Introduction and Objectives

 

7:20-7:35pm              Rules of Engagement and Participants Introduction

 

7:35- 9:00pm            Issues Introduction, Participant Perspectives and tesimonies

 

9:00-9:15pm             Moving Forward Positively

 

9:15-9:30pm             Visual Art Workshop Introduction and Closing

 

9:30-10:00pm            Networking & Video and Audio Recordings

Visual Art Workshop: Visions For Syria,  Weds 13th May, 6:45pm+ The Anatomy Museum at Kings College London, Strand. More details will follow.

This informal roundtable invites individuals of Syrian background across London who are in someway affected by the crisis- for example:  through personal impact migration, displacement, or separation from family connections having been based in the UK for many years, or linked by faith connection, nationality etc This is an exchange to share perspectives and generate support amongst the community as well as raise awareness of the issues on the ground with the wider public.

This project- Reverberations of Conflict:  Syrian Voices in London sees my inviting collaboration with professors at The Institute of Middle Eastern Studies and the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King’s College London. It is commissioned by King’s College London and  3FF.

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