Live presentation of “Libere. Our no to forced marriages Martina Castigliani. The author will be introduced Mario Portanova (FQ MillenniuM). The founder of Trama di Terre intervenes Tiziana Dalpra; director and writer Wajahat Abbas Kazmi; municipal councilor Marwa Mahmoud.
Fatima, Yasmin, Zoya, Khadija As well as X they are five girls who have decided to rebel against forced marriages. To be free, they left everything: they ran away from home, cut off all ties with the family, were forced to change their identity. Here they tell each other exclusively, despite the risks: the refusal was never accepted and they are in danger to this day. If they decide to expose themselves, then “for everyone else”, they are forced to endure violence.
A choir book and an investigation into a phenomenon affecting hundreds of invisible people. In Italy, there is talk of forced marriages when a girl is murdered: Saman Abbas is just the latest case used by politics and talk shows. This story gives voice to those who fight to make a difference: Director Wajahat Abbas Kazmicity councilor Marwa MahmoudItalian teacher Tashina Us Jahan; Tiziana Dalprafounder of a non-profit Plot of land and the first broke the silence; Alexandra David, educator and fighter against violence. Talking about the power of “no” – starting with Franca Viola Angela Maria Bottari, who, as a deputy, fought against a circumcised wedding. Afterword Cynthia Monteverdi remember commitment Il Fatto Quotidiano Foundation for women survivors of violence.
Copyright proceeds will be donated to Trama di Terre.
Illustrations by Elisabetta Ferrari – Afterword by Cinzia Monteverdi
Source: II Fatto Quotidiano