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Online: Memory is a Weapon

13th November, 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Memory is a Weapon publicity poster

Memory is a Weapon publicity posterMemory is a Weapon is created by South African theatre practitioner Firdoze Bulbulia. Drawing inspiration from the Adinkra symbol of the Sankofa bird, which means ‘reach back and get it’, this event draws together Black women artists and activists from Scotland and across the world to reflect and reimagine new futures during and post-COVID-19.

Memory is a Weapon, Friday 13th November, 7.30pm to 9pm, Online

Join us for the launch of a unique, collaborative video essay intertwined with spoken word, storytelling, and musical performances.


The screening of ‘Memory is a Weapon’ will go live at 7.30pm on 13 Nov, and will be available to view for 48 hours. The film is free to view and is available here: www.africa-in-motion.org.uk/festival/programme/event/498/

The discussion will go live at 8.30pm on 13 Nov on the Africa in Motion Facebook page here: www.facebook.com/aimfilmfest. This will be recorded and available on Facebook and also the Africa in Motion website after the event.


Hosted by Africa in Motion, Glasgow Women’s Library and the University of Glasgow as part of the Being Human Festival 2020.


The event is free and open to all. Please book via this Eventbrite link when the programme launches on 5th October.


This session takes place via an online link. If you have any concerns about how this will work for you, please do get in touch and we’ll do all we can to support you in joining the session.


Glasgow Women’s Library
0141 550 2267
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