RR is one of the partners in the Journeys Festival this year, which will be held in Manchester from 2-15 Oct.
Produced by ArtReach, Journeys Festival International invites you to explore two weeks of creative events taking place across the city of Manchester. The Festival celebrates the artistic talents of exceptional refugee and asylum seeker artists, sharing refugee experiences through great art and culture.
Some of the events RR is involved in are as follows:
1) Silenced Voices: Syrian women in Assad's Prisons: an exhibition at Study Space on 7th Oct from 11am-4pm
2) Recreating and Retaining Culture & Heritage: a panel discussion at Longsight Library on 11th Oct from 5:30-6:30pm
3) Journeys Festival Internationa'sl Weekender Fair on 14-15 October 2017 (Abdullah Anezi holds a calligraphy workshop)
For a full list of events and activities visit http://www.journeysfestival.com/manchester-2017