Our Stories Carried Us Here: Discussing The Narrative Of Refugees And Immigrants Through Comics

17:00 - 18:30
Hellenic American Union

Inspired by the exhibition and anthology of the same name, contributors of the book along with people who operate in fields related to the refugee issue, discuss how stories, and comic books in particular, can become a platform of empowerment for community voices.

Participants: Panos Papageorgiou (writer comicdom.gr, legal adviser at shelter for unaccompanied minors), Ioannan Nisiriou (founder and director of We Need Books), Tea Rozman (co-editor OUR STORIES CARRIED US HERE), Sandjock Likinè (researcher and artist), Toufic El Rassi (artist and professor)

Moderator: Lida Tsene (director of educational programs for Comicdom Press)

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