World Nomads Lebanon: Wajdi Mouawad
|Organization||French Institute Alliance Française||
|Address||22 East 60th Street, New York, NY, United States|
|Start||May 19, 2010|
|End||May 19, 2010|
Celebrated author, director, actor, and storyteller Wajdi Mouawad comes to FIAF for an evening dedicated to his brilliant and poetic work.
Born in Lebanon, Mouawad was forced to flee as a child, travelling first to France and then to Montreal, where his career began and developed. His work will be presented at the Festival TransAmériques in Montreal in June.
In French with English supertitles.
Free – reservations required. Call 646.388.6685
World Nomads, FIAF’s annual exploration of transculturalism in the 21st century, is intended as a forum for dialogue between cultures. It returns this May for its third edition to focus on Lebanon, a country whose rich heritage has long captivated imaginations around the world.
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