Gaza Letters – Commemorating Israel’s Cast lead Massacre in Gaza 3 Years On Wednesday 18 January 2012 – 7pm
Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London
3 years since the end of Israel’s Cast Lead assault on Gaza
Join us for a literary commemoration, 3 Years since the end of the 3 week Israeli assault on Gaza in December 2008/January 2009 and to reflect on the ongoing violence and siege against Palestinians living in Gaza.
Reading of “Love Letter to Gaza” (http://calderbookshop.com/pagegaza.html)
Ahmed Masoud, Palestinian author from Gaza, Winner of the 2011 Muslim Writer of the Year Award.
Baroness Jenny Tonge
Selma Dabbagh, British Palestinian writer of fiction based in London. Selma’s first novel, Out of It just published by Bloomsbury.
Andy Slaughter MP
Michael Deas, Coordinator in Europe, Palestinian BDS National Committee
Kika Markham, recently performed the role of acclaimed journalist Amira Hass in the play “On the Record”, from which she will read an extract.
Jonathan Chadwick, Theatre Director, recently back from Gaza to work on a project with local theatre group, Theatre for Everybody.
Melissa Melodee, singer/songwriter/rapper/poet from London.
Jeremy Corbyn MP
Free Entry – Donations Always Appreciated – Friends and Supporters Welcome