19 - 28 AUGUST
The Suspended events programme will include family art sessions, performances, a film screening, theatre arts and creative writing workshops, refugee-led coffee shop conversations, talks and seminars.
Full details can be found at www.leicestercathedral.org
SUNDAY 19 AUGUST 12.30pm-2.30pm:
CREATIVE WORKSHOPS WITH, LOOK UP ARTIST, Farhad Berahman.
WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST 7.00pm-8.30pm (Doors at 6.30pm):
THIS IS WHO I AM
First-hand accounts of LGBT+ people seeking asylum in the UK about their experiences in their own country and on arrival in the UK, addressing the particular challenges they face. Read by members of the Actors For Human Rights Network.
FRIDAY 24 AUGUST 6.30pm-8pm
AN EVENING OF MUSIC WITH HAYMANOT TESFA AND MUDIBU
Amharic Singer, Haymanot Tesfa and Mudibu, a self taught Burundian guitarist team up to bring you two gigs in one night.
Search EVENT BRITE for ‘Haymanot Tasfa & Mudibu’.
SATURDAY 25 AUGUST 6.30pm-7.30pm
HUMAN FLOW BY AI WEIWEI
Artist, activist and director Ai Weiwei captures the global refugee crisis - the greatest human displacement since World War II – in this breathtakingly epic film journey Human Flow.