An Evening with Dina Nayeri
Friday 21st June 19:00 - 21:00 at Norwich - Castle Street
"The Ungrateful Refugee" asks: what is it like to be a refugee? It is a question many of us do not give much thought, and yet there are more than 25 million refugees in the world. To be a refugee is to grapple with your place in society, attempting to reconcile the life you have known with a new, unfamiliar home. All this while bearing the burden of gratitude in your host nation: the expectation that you should be forever thankful for the space you have been allowed. Inspired by Dina's own experiences as a refugee, "The Ungrateful Refugee" recalibrates the conversation around the refugee experience. Here are the real human stories of what it is like to be forced to flee your home, and to journey across borders in the hope of starting afresh."
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