Public meetings: Yousef Aljamal - Gazaan refugee, blogger, translator and youth development worker.
Off the back of a super successful national conference on Palestine last
weekend in Auckland, we have an extra special guest speaker *Yousef Aljamal
*who is joining us all the way from Gaza. He has two speaking events in
Thursday 27th 6.30pm 19 Tory Street, Wellington city centre.
"Decolonising Narrative: Solidarity, Voice and Social Media" - Hosted by
Students for Justice in Palestine
Yousef Aljamal - Gazaan refugee, blogger, translator and youth development
Dr. Dougal Mcneill - Lecturer in post-colonial literature at Victoria
Join us for an evening of candid discussion on decolonising the Palestinian
narrative and the importance of solidarity & voice, as well as the unique
role social media can play in creating spaces for them.
*Friday 28th 5.30pm **Connolly Hall, Cnr Hill Street & Guildford Terrace,
*"Yousef Aljamal on Life in Gaza, his family, his life and everything
inbetween" -*Hosted by Sacred Heart Parish and Wellington Palestine Group.
Hear the story of Yousef's life in Gaza, the loss of both his brother and
sister and the experiences on two Israeli incursions. I believe Gerry will
be providing light refreshments and maybe even some soup.