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Marking the Nakba

 A 24-hour reading of Palestinian poetry.
artwork of a woman surrounded by olive trees is suspended from the ceiling. A reader is on stage, reading poems

From early morning (00:00) May 15th to midnight May 15th (24:00), join us for 24 hours of Palestinian poetry. No registration. Come and go as you wish.  Join us to hear reading of the works of: Fadwa Tuqan, Dareen Tatour, Fady Joudah, Mosab Abu Toha, Mahmoud Darwish, Lena Khalaf Tuffaha, Rafeef Ziadeh, Hala Alyan, Refaat Al Areer, Ghassan Zaqtan, Mohammad El Kurd, Natalie Fasheh, Roula Said, Hani Morrar, Leen Amarin and Maysam Abu Khreibeh.

Art installation created by visual artist Dalia Elcharbini, Camil@ Diaz-Varela and Rica Gudiño.

Free WiFi will be available and coffee and tea will be available for purchase at the café/bar.

Presented by Poetry for Palestine Toronto and The Theatre Centre
Co-sponsored by Toronto Palestine Film Festival, Another Story Bookshop and Aluna Theatre.

We are pleased to announce that Artistic leaders from Toronto Theatres will also be reading, alongside other members of the community!

12:00: Aislinn Rose, liza paul, ted witzel, Erum Khan, Bea Pizano, Trevor Schwellnus
15:00: Marjorie Chan, Indrit Kasapi
18:00: Michael Caldwell, Morgan Norwich 

Credits

May 15, 2024
to May 15, 2024

Tickets are FREE

Venue

Franco Boni Theatre

Performance Dates

In the Franco Boni Theatre

Wednesday, May 15, 00:00am midnight to May 15, 24:00pm midnight.

Free WiFi will be available and coffee and tea will be available for purchase at the café/bar.

This performance is 24 hours