Episodes tagged "Refugee Week"

Big Up Better 2: Migrant Connections FestivalWed, 2017-03-15 15:47

Welcome to Big Up Better, take two! This is a series discussing social justice issues and the easy everyday actions... See details

Refugee Week - Selim's World Of Football Tue, 2015-06-23 15:45

Selim presents his first podcast brought to you by SOAS Radio and CARAS for Refugee week 2015. Selim talks about his... See details

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

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 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

Platforma Festival ? Conference, Hassan Mahamdallie, Arts Council EnglandFri, 2012-02-17 19:30

Hassan Mahamdallie from the Arts Council England and editor of the book Defending Multiculturalism speaks about the... See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Event, Fame Asylum - Interview with Richard DeDomeniciFri, 2012-02-17 19:28

Artist Richard DeDomenici talks about Fame Asylum, an asylum seeker boy-band, formed to change the public?s perception... See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Exhibition, Jasim Ghafur: Memories in TimeMon, 2012-02-06 21:11

Listen to Jasim Ghafur?s exhibit ?Memories in Time?. See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Exhibition, Claire Kearns: Convers[ation]IIIMon, 2012-02-06 21:09

Listen to Claire Kearn?s exhibit ?Convers[ation]III?. See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Exhibition, Natasha Davies: Suspended (Unrooted) Sun, 2012-02-05 22:30

Listen to a soundbite of Natasha Davies? exhibit ?Suspended (Unrooted)?. See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Exhibition, Natasha Davies: Suspended (Unrooted) Sun, 2012-02-05 22:28

Natasha Davies speaks about her installation ?Suspended (Unrooted)? and by this, shares her personal experience of,... See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Event, Virtual Migrants Performance Fri, 2012-02-03 20:23

Virtual Migrants connects and engages artists with digital media, and organises projects that add new aesthetics and... See details

Platforma Festival ? Counterpoint Exhibition, James Cant: Divided to the OceanFri, 2012-02-03 20:16

A multidisciplinary of work by and about refugees were curated at the ?Counterpoint? event from 29th November to 4th... See details

Platforma Festival ? Yiddish Twist Orchestra, Interview with Singer Natty BoMon, 2012-01-30 20:18

Natty Bo, who is the singer from the Yiddish Twist Orchestra, shares his family story and personal feelings about being... See details

Platforma Festival ? VoxpopsMon, 2012-01-30 16:56

Get an impression of the lively Platforma Festival by listening to some participant?s experiences. Interviews by Zoe... See details

Platforma Festival, Almir Koldzic ? What is the Platforma Festival ?Mon, 2012-01-30 16:51

The first Platforma Festival, organised by the Platforma Arts+Refugee Network, took place in London from 29th November... See details

Rita's World Season 2 Episode 7Thu, 2011-06-23 17:40

It's Refugee Week - 60 Years of Contribution! A selection of some of the artists that have performed at Celebrating... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Krar Collective - reception of their music in Europe and refugees in the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:59

Krar Collective, the astonishing Ethiopian band, share some thoughts with us about how their music has been received in... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Nadifa Mohamed - Black Mamba Boy, from Somalia to the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:54

Nadifa Mohamed, an award winning novelist, talks about her last novel, Black Mamba Boy (2009), based on her father's... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Kerieva - contemporary Romani music and contributions of Romani refugees to the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:48

Kerieva, a contemporary Romani musician and activist who has worked extensively with refugees, talks about her music,... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Camilla Jelbart - what is Freedom from Torture?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:28

Camilla Jelbart, Campaigns and Communications Manager at Freedom from Torture, talks about their work with refugees,... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Monooka - how is life in London for a Romanian artist?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:22

Monooka, professional puppeteer and singer-songwriter, talks about her show and her life in London as a Romanian... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Yazid Fentazi - the beauty of fusion music from around the worldMon, 2011-06-20 16:18

Yazid Fentazi, oud player from the group El Andeluz, originally from Algeria, talks about his musical influences and... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Karim Dellali - how's life in the UK as a refugee musician?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:08

Karim Dellali, percussionist from the duo El Andeluz, originally from Algeria, talks about his music and his experience... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Anna-Helena McLean - how can a British artist benefit from refugees?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:04

Anna-Helena McLean, singer and cellist from the duo From the Well, talks about her musical upbringing and the... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Jasmina Stosic - Serbian music in the UK and how refugees can contributeMon, 2011-06-20 15:59

Jasmina Stosic, singer from the duo From the Well, born in Serbia but brought up in the UK, talks about her music and... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - What is refugee week?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:13

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

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - Why is refugee week important?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:10

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

Refugee Week: A Home from Home on Holloway RoadThu, 2010-10-21 15:43

London offers a number of services to refugees and asylum seekers. From the Refugee Council to soup kitchens across the... See details