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Montag 13.06. 20.00 Uhr

DARK MONDAY: SONS & DAUGHTERS by Sera Babakus

Theater

Location: Kulturzentrum Merlin e.V., Augustenstraße 72, 70178 Stuttgart
Admission: 8.00 euros, reduced 6.00 euros; see Merlin website for details
Language: English


„Sons of Immigrants. Daughters of the Revolution“ is a powerful book of poetry in which Sera Babakus recounts the mélange of moments which have defined her as an immigrant daughter and shaped her as a World Citizen. She holds a mirror up to her life as an expat, daring to reveal both its quiet ugliness and its cacophonous beauty. Meet the author and join us for a powerful reading at the Merlin.


With: Sera Babakus
In cooperation with: New English American TheatreStaatministerin für Kultur und MedienKulturverein Merlin e.V.

Sera Babakus

Sera Babakus in her own words: „The daughter of an American mother and a Turkish father, I took the Transatlantic leap in 2012 to live with my husband in the southwest German state of Saarland. I guess that makes me: fifty percent American, fifty percent Turkish, fifty percent German, and zero percent good at math. When I am not consulting immigrant and refugee entrepreneurs, I am busy working my way back into the literature and creative arts scene. I am convinced that diversity, as well as the exchange of ideas across borders and cultures, are key to global social justice and innovation.“