Monthly Archives: October 2011

Casa Arabe, Madrid (3-28 October 2011)

Casa Arabe, Madrid (3-28 October 2011)

ARTS IN DISPLACEMENT: THE ARABS IN CANADA
Curated by May Telmissany

SEMINAR

The seminar discusses the contributions of various Canadian artists of Arab descent in three major fields: literature, cinema, and visual arts.

May Telmissany, Associate professor, University of Ottawa
On Literature and the Diaspora: Reflections on Exile

Malek Khouri, Associate professor, American University in Cairo
The Arab Filmmakers of the Diaspora: an emergent transnational cinema

Walid El Khachab, Associate professor, York University and the University of Ottawa
Jaber Lutfi and the Aesthetics of Horror

Eman Haram, Photographer, Montreal
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FILM SCREENINGS 3 – 28 October 2011 diptico.CANADA

  • Under One Sky, Jennifer Kawaja, 1999
  • Sabah, dir. Ruba Nadda, 2005
  • Cairo Time, dir. Ruba Nadda, 2009
  • Incendies, dir. Denis Villeneuve, 2010
  • Hotel Canada, dir. Aliaa Khachouk, 2011