Göteborgs Konserthus Fadimegalan

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Concert length: 4 h incl. intermission Scene: Stenhammarsalen
145 SEK

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On 28th January 2017 organizing National Organization GAPF – Never Forget Pela and Fadime a gala evening in Gothenburg with artists, musicians and lecturers!

GAPF want to draw attention to the ongoing repression of honor and honor-related violence established in Gothenburg. Thousands of girls and women must not fall in love with whomever they want, you risk being married off and where the family controls every step they take.

At the Fadime gala we will meet lecturers who will share their personal experiences of this honor oppression and public figures who raises his voice to Sweden to stand up for our secular society, our gender and equality. In the intermission and after the show you can ask questions and talk to our lecturers and representatives from GAPF.

Fadime Sahindal died in 2002 because she dared demand to live like other young women in Sweden, given her life in vain. Together we can make a difference!

The Official speakers at the event are Devin Rexvid, social commentator and PhD in Social Work at the University of Umeå. Ann Heberlein, cultural writer, Swedish writer and doctor of theology from ethics. Also on stage is a popular and featured speakers with their own experiences of honor. Artists at the Fadime Gala is Motvind, the uncompromising rock band from Gothenburg suburbs for more than 40 years has always stood on the victim’s side. Sue Sergel is the girl from Liverpool who put live in Gothenburg and has pledged to take a stand against honor violence through her music and lyrics. Additionally, Kristina Issa and Emil Blommé will perform music and songs from the Gothenburg City Theatre´s upcoming set of “Alexandra’s Odyssey.”

GAPF / Gothenburg

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