babelmed - 14/06/2017
The 7th Edition of the International Festival of Making Theatre will be held in Athens from the 3rd to the 10th of July. Call for participation: deadline 30th June 2011.
For some women the Islamic headscarf, or hijab, no longer functions exclusively as a symbol of modesty. Nowadays, veiled women in Beirut are no different to their fashion loving sisters elsewhere. The hijab does not dominate its wearer as once it did, condemning her to be nothing more than a shuffling piece of cloth.
We need to build a trans-national Mediterranean network, which puts together the various experiences of resistance, protest and popular initiatives emerged in the last years in the region; a Mediterranean platform, that advocates for a new social contract, so urgent in times of profound crisis that involves peoples of Europe and the Mediterranean neighbouring countries.