A Voice from Manus Island: An evening with Behrouz Boochani and Omid Tofighian

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Kurdish journalist, author and refugee Behrouz Boochani will be speaking via video link from Manus Island on the concept of "Manus Prison Theory", addressing how these islands are part of Australia’s identity.

Sunday, June 23, 6pm, Dunedin City Libraries.

Omid Tofighian, who translated Boochani's book No Friend But The Mountain will be present, as will the evening’s host, Neil Vallelly from the Centre for Global Migrations at the University of Otago.

The event is fully booked, but will be live-streamed on the Dunedin Public Libraries’ Facebook page, @dunedin.public.libraries

https://www.odt.co.nz/lifestyle/magazine/world-without-welcome

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