European Refugees Oral History Project, European Union
Launched in 2018
Specially Unknown is about collecting stories of refugees on their journey to and life in Europe, and exploring what they can add to cultural life, heritage and society in the European cities.
The life stories of refugees in 4 European cities – Antwerp, Bochum Paris and Turin – are video recorded between spring 2018 and summer 2019.
Find out more at https://speciallyunknown.eu
“I was impressed by the evocative power of the dance and the intensity of the performance in Paris. Taigué Ahmed (choreographer/danser) and Mohammad Hijzazi (videomaker) did a remarkable job of bringing the stories and testimonies of the interviewees to the stage.”
External relations officer Cité Internationale des Arts