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Weaving Tales Between East and West

November 19, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A textile and storytelling workshop exploring how stories have travelled across languages and cultures, are woven into and shape our identities and communities. Find out about the journeys of ancient fables with researcher Dr Rachel Scott, discuss themes of translation and language, intercultural encounters, community and identity. You can also share your own travelling tales, and engage with your creative side by making your own textile art in a workshop led by artists from East London Textile Arts.

This event is part of the ‘This Time It’s Personal’ Being Human hub series by Queen Mary University of London and King’s College London.



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November 19
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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A workshop exploring how stories have travelled from East to West, form part of our sense of identity and can be used to build communities. Working with ancient Arabic animal fables, participants will explore themes of translation and language.
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Little Ilford Church Hall
Sheringham Avenue
Manor Park, London E12 5PA United Kingdom
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07981 338815