Episodes tagged "celebrating sanctuary"

Refugee Week - Welcome to London!Fri, 2015-06-19 16:37

Welcome to London! Hafsa, Mulue and Sam have teamed up with SOAS Radio for Refugee Week to share their experiences... See details

Rita's World - Episode 31Tue, 2012-06-26 14:32

Celebrating Sanctuary's epic and definitely rocking goodbye to Refugee Week demanded that I play some of the music from... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Cerys MatthewsWed, 2012-06-20 20:07

Cerys Matthews talks about her love of traditional folk songs, her collaborations with Attab Haddad on the oud, and her... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Gizem DalmisWed, 2012-06-20 18:22

Gizem Dalmis, Kurdish singer and colleague of Peyman Heydarian in the SOAS Kurdish Band, talks about the theme of... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Peyman HeydarianWed, 2012-06-20 18:07

Peyman Heydarian is an Iranian musician who plays the santur and the daff, He has developed a very innovative style of... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Lemn SissayWed, 2012-06-20 18:00

Lemn Sissay is a British-Ethiopian poet, author and playwright, and the first poet to write for the Olympics 2012. He... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Attab HaddadWed, 2012-06-20 17:50

Attab Haddad is a British-Iraqi oud player, who went from being a City banker to training as a sound engineer, to... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Aissata Thiam Wed, 2012-06-20 17:40

Aissata Thiam is a Guinean poet and asylum seeker who has collaborated with the UK Charity English Pen. She speaks... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Tres BWed, 2012-06-20 17:34

Tres B is a young, up-and-coming musician originating from the Congo. Homeless and orphaned in London aged 16, he got... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Yaya YosofWed, 2012-06-20 17:05

Yaya Yosof is a Sudanese poet who recently worked on a collaboration with UK charity English Pen. He talks about the... See details

Refugee Week 2012 - Interview with Reem KelaniWed, 2012-06-20 16:54

Reem Kelani is a globally renowned Palestinian singer. SOAS Radio caught up with her at Celebrating Sanctuary to talk... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Perica Hadzi-Jovancic - Bosnian Refugees in LondonThu, 2011-06-23 16:19

Perica Hadzi - Jovancic, member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Community Advice Centre (BHCAC), speaks about the... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Francesca Valerio - Supporting Asylum Seekers With Mental Health ProblemsThu, 2011-06-23 16:12

Francesca Valerio, project manager of the Migrant and Refugee Communities Forum, talks about her work with refugees and... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Rory Mcleod - A one man collaborative orchestra Wed, 2011-06-22 17:57

Rory Mcleod, a traveller and troubadour extraordinaire discusses his music and his passion and commitment to the cause... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian - Home is where the harp isWed, 2011-06-22 17:52

Harpist Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian discusses her Armernian heritage and her newly commissed work for this years... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Hari Sivanesan's quartet featuring Cuban violinist Omar Puente Wed, 2011-06-22 17:41

Hari Sivanesan and Omar Puente discuss their new collaboration commissioned by the BBC Radio 3 World Routes Academy,... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Donna Covey - CEO Refugee Council UKWed, 2011-06-22 17:32

Donna Covey, CEO of the Refugee Council in the UK discusses the organisations work and some of the challenges refugees... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - What is Celebrating Sanctuary Festival in London?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:06

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK talks about... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - What is the simple acts campaign?Tue, 2011-06-14 19:54

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK, explains what is... See details