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Translating Migration

September 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join these migrant writers who will perform their original poetry and discuss their experiences of migration. The poets, who are featured in the new audio book Translating Migration: Multilingual Poems Of Movement, include migrant domestic workers from Indonesia and a refugee from Afghanistan currently receiving support in Indonesia. Stay for the discussion and ask them your questions!

Speakers:
Sayed Mohammad Amin Hussaini Masumi (from Afghanistan, living in Pekanbaru)
Aminiyati Marthyn (from Surabaya, living in Singapore)
Windu Lestari (from Jakarta and Kendal, living in Singapore)

Moderators:
Jennifer Silver, UC-Berkeley Grad Student, Alumnus of Critical Language Scholarship for study of Indonesian in Malang 2016 and 2017
Yulia Endang, Singapore-based Indonesian Migrant Poet

Details

Date:
September 5, 2020
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Organizer

@america

Venue

Live Streaming Performance & Discussion