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ARCATA– Screening of RADIO KOBANI (2016, Netherland, Kobani, Syria) followed by discussion
February 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pmFree
ARCATA– As part of the Let’s Talk About the Middle East film and discussion series, Humboldt State University History professor Dr. Leena Dallasheh hosts a screening of Radio Kobanî (2016) After her town Kobanî (north Syria) being liberated from ISIS, a young Kurdish reporter, Dilovan, started a radio station. Documenting a three-year period, during and after the fighting, this film shows her resilience, and tells the story of a community trying coming to terms with their trauma as they attempt to build their future. The screening and discussion will take place at The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat (401 I Street, Arcata, CA 95521) Free and open to all ages. For more information, contact Leena Dallasheh, Project Director at firstname.lastname@example.org This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit www.calhum.org #CalHum For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/170392920402834/ or contact Leena Dallasheh, Project Director at email@example.com or 707-826-5937 This program is part of a project supported by California Humanities through an Humanities for All Quick Grant.