Women on the Frontline

Voices Of Dissent

As part of York International Women’s Week, international human rights defenders, hosted by the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York, will perform narratives, poems and conversations inspired by the women who have shaped their lives and human rights work.

Human rights defenders from Iran, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, Nigeria, and Somalia will take to the stage for this one-time public performance. They will share the stories of unseen women who are changing the world.

The performance will be followed by a Q&A with the speakers and representatives from the Centre for Applied Human Rights.

Tickets are £5 (£2.50 concessions), plus £1 transaction fee. Visit York Theatre Royal’s website to book.

Venue: Studio, York Theatre Royal, St. Leonard’s Place, York, YO1 7HD.

Date & Time: Sat 15 March, 10.30am to 12.30pm

Produced by: Centre for Applied Human Rights, University of York

Women on the Frontline

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