Oslo World seminar: Censorship and Empowerment -Women in Music, 3 novembre 2016 17:30, Sentralen
With panelists from Iran, France, Sri Lanka, Ukraine and Argentina, this seminar will facilitate on global insights on how female artists overcome different dynamics of censorship and empower themselves through music. Even though there will be a special focus in countries where there exists specific restrictions that limit women’s ability to take part in culture, it will explore how women still face different micro-dynamics of censorship or self-censorship around the world.
For the second year in a row the Oslo World is collaborating with Balansekunst (The Art of Balance) on our seminar program. NB: You need to sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/XA6ZQj4hWsLPvVVq2 (free)
PART 1. (17:30- 19:00)
Ooldouz Pouri – Iranian artist
Mahsa Vahdat – Iranian artist.
Veronique Rieffel – French curator
DJ Sunara – Artist from Sri Lanka
DJ Nastia – DJ and radiohost from Ukrain
Paula Rivera – Argentinian music producer
Balansekunst – The Art of Balance is an association of some 40 Norwegian organisations that work towards continuous progress with regards to gender equality and diversity in music.
Moderator: Mayssa Issa – Journalist at France Media Monde.
PART 2. (19:30- 20:30)
Solo performance by Mahsa Vahdat (Iran) ENTRANCE: 250,- / 200,- + fees, see https://www.facebook.com/events/540617169477272/