CASETalks is an engaging online program that tackles various humanitarian issues supported by BriefCASE artists. Every second Saturday of the month, one of our artists is in conversation with a curator / educator via Zoom. The calendar is posted below and on CASE's Facebook page.
June 12, 2021 at 10:00 am CT
Mamayan Jabateh / Achy Obejas
"I Am A Refugee"
A discussion about life as a refugee
17 yr old Mamayan and her family left Liberia for Guinea and then settled in Chicago in 2013. She will talk about her experience with Achy Obejas, an accomplished writer and editor, who escaped Cuba in 1962 when she was six years old.
CASETalks is presented with support from the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation
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