Sumud Bazaar Bethlehem december 2011
Contributed by Arab Educational Institute on 03.12.2011:
Under the patronage of Dr. Victor Batarseh The Mayor of BethlehemThe Arab Educational Institute in Bethlehem in cooperation with Bethlehem Peace Center and Mawwal Radio are honored to invite you for the opening of the Bethlehem SUMUD BAZAAR In the Christmas seasonThe opening program on 11 December 2011, 17:00-19:00:• Launching of three books in the Culture and Palestine series:o “If you did not destroy my home…” Palestinians respond to Israeli occupation. Interviews and observations by Greg Wilkinson. West Bank 2010. o Only in heaven are there no checkpoints: The retold diary of Yara, a child from Bethlehem o Sumud: Soul of the Palestinian People, Reflections and Experiences. Toine van Teeffelen in cooperation with Victoria Biggs and the Sumud Story House in Bethlehem• Christmas Carols by AEI’s Bethlehem Sumud Choir and folklore shows performed by the Artas Dabkeh Troupe.• Sale of Christmas ornaments, sweets, food, olive wood products, embroidery, books, posters, postcards, and more. The Sumud Bazaar can also be visited from 12 to 17 December 2011, daily 9:00-12:00 and 15:00-20:00.