Wednesday, March 03, 2010

International Women's Day in Fez

The upcoming International Women's Day will be celebrated in Fez over three days - not just one. Culture Vultures has put together an interesting and stimulating programme of events for 6, 7 and 8 March, at venues across the city.

All events are free of charge, except the Divas Dinner. Here's the programme:
Saturday 6 March:
15h00-17h00 Literature readings at Cafe Comedie, Rue d'Espagne, Fez Nouvelle Ville.
19h00-midnight Divas Dinner: a Roman banquet conjured up by chef Fern at Dar Touria near Bab Guissa in the medina. DJ Collie-Flower will preside. Tickets are Dh250.

Sunday 7 March:
11h00 Yoga session at the ALIF Riad in Batha.
15h00-18h00 Gala of Performances at the ALIF Riad.
18h00-19h00 Documentary screening Where the Water Meets the Sky, at the ALIF Riad.
Launch of Women's Blog:

Monday 8 March:
09h30-noon Presentations and Debate: Moroccan Women - the Way Forward at LGCMS Lab in the Faculty of Arts, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
17h00-18h00 Student Writing Competition: Women of the Future at the American Language Center, 2 Rue Ahmed Hiba, Fez Ville Nouvelle

For more information, contact Jess at Culture Vultures on 0645 223 203.

1 comment:

Susanne said...

Alot of people don't realise that the majority of people hungry around the world are women... and yet these women produce 60-80% of the food! The answer to hunger, I really believe lies with women. You can also send a message of solidarity to women across the world for International Women’s Day at