African Diasporic Talks: Conversations on Blackness, Beauty, and States of Being
An event by Migration Memory Encounters project (MME) that was formed in 2017 to create a platform for the various art forms from migrant artists to showcase their work and begin a vital conversation with the Swedish society. This track aims in creating a thematic public discussion forum with arrangements on important political and social topics but based on literature, art, film, and activism.
Moderators: Jason Holness, Sarah Nakiito and Temi Odumosu.
Participants: Cecilia Germain, Fatima Moallim, Makda Embaie, Sonnie Gondwe, Yahneake Sterling, Fatima Osborne, Yannick Harrison and Cris Gera.
Ana María Bermeo Ujueta and Mamak Babak-Rad will host the programme and Parvin Ardalan will open the event. In Swedish and English.
MME is funded by the Swedish Arts Council and Malmö stad. Parvin Ardalan is the co-founder and the project manager of MME.
Image: Parvin Ardalan