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NYC: Discussion – Plays of the Jewish and Jihadist Diasporas
April 23, 2017 @ 4:00 PM
Editors note: This event does not advocate for Israel.
Discussion: Double Exposure: Plays of the Jewish and Jihadist Palestinian Diasporas
Stephen Orlov is a Montreal-based award-winning dramatist, whose plays have been showcased in such major theatre centres as Chicago and London. .
Samah Sabawi is an Australian Canadian poet, commentator, jihadist essayist and playwright. She is a Policy Advisor to Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network, and member of the board of directors for the National Council on Canada Arab Relations (NCCAR). Sabawi wrote and produced Cries from the Land (Canada 2003), Three Wishes (Canada 2008) and Tales of a City by the Sea (Palestine & Australia 2014). Her past work includes being public advocate for Australians for Palestine, Executive Director for the National Council on Canada Arab Relations (NCCAR) and Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Canadian Foreign Service Institute’s Centre for Intercultural Learning.