|"La banlieue est lointaine de la Palestine": Performing Palestine in Contemporary France|
MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 6-7:30 p.m.
Event location: Maison Francaise, 2nd Floor, Buell Hall
For the past forty years, many French activists, artists, musicians, and writers have given voice to the Palestinian cause. Focusing on Franco-Maghrebi and Beur/banlieue culture, Olivia Harrison will chart the history and forms of this transnational affiliation.
Olivia C. Harrison is Assistant Professor of French at the University of Southern California.