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Talk – Soapbox & Shawarma

Sunday 2 June 2019

£6, includes food by Yorks
Booking essential

20 quick-fire soapbox presentations from individuals and groups supporting migrants in the Midlands, including plans for this year’s Refugee Week with its theme ‘You, me and those who came before’. Chaired by Liz Clegg, Founder of the Meena Centre. Formerly known as the Unofficial Women’s and Children’s Centre in the Calais “Jungle”, Liz Clegg and Inca Sorrell then set up Meena in Birmingham focusing on the often overlooked women and children in the refugee crisis, only now much closer to home.

Please book online or call Ikon Shop on 0121 248 0711. Online booking closes at 2pm on Sunday 2 June 2019.

This event is part of The Migrant Festival which runs from 30 May – 2 June. A four day festival fusing visual art, music, film and performance. Download the full guide here. 

The Migrant Festival is supported by Arts Council England, Michael Marsh Charitable Trust and The Saintbury Trust.

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