Welcome to The Experimental Humanities Collaborative Network

Our Palestine /فلسطيننا

March 28, 2022 at 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Al-Sheir Hall, Al-Quds University, Palestine. Hosted by Al-Quds Bard College.

The main symposium day began with an oral history from award winning storyteller, Daneed Asad, followed by a short lecture by Dr. Abdel Fattah Abusrour (Bethlehem University/Alrowwad Culture and Arts Society) on the role of oral history and storytelling in the Palestinian struggle against occupation. Next, participants heard from Ahmad Qadi (7amleh) and Dr. Yara Hawari (El-Shabakeh) about how Palestinian narratives are reaching new audiences despite significant obstacles. Q&A moderated by AQB Digital Communication, Media, and the Arts Program Head,

Saida Hamad
. Welcome and opening remarks by Dr. Dan Terris, Al Quds Bard College Dean.

9:00 - 9:10:  Welcome and Opening Remarks, Dr. Dan Terris, AQB Dean

9:10 - 9:15: Introduction by Saida Hamad

9:15 - 9:45: Danees Asaad, Storyteller

9:45 - 10:00: Dr. Abdel Fattah Abusrour, Bethlehem University

10:00 - 10:15: Ahmad Qadi, 7amleh  حملة

10:15 - 10:30: Dr. Yara Hawari, Al-Shabakeh

10:30 - 10:50: Q&A with Saida Hamad

11:00 - 12:20: Resistance and the Arts / الفن المقاوم

12:30 - 13:50: Lunch

14:00 - 15:20: Palestinian Identity Through Dance

15:30 - 16:50: Citizen Journalism & the Poetics of Future Palestine / اعلامو شاعرية الجيل الرابع