Laila El-Haddad is an award winning Palestinian writer, social activist, and public speaker, who frequently lectures on the situation in Gaza, the intersection of food and politics, and contemporary Islam. El-Haddad is the author of Gaza Mom: Palestine, Politics, Parenting, and Everything in Between, and co-author of the critically acclaimed The Gaza Kitchen: A Palestinian Culinary Journey.
Through her work as a writer and documentarian, El-Haddad provides much needed insight into the human experience of the region.
WHEN: Saturday, 15th April 2017, 7pm
WHERE: The Side Door, social justice hub. St John’s Uniting Church, 567 Glen Huntly Rd., Elsternwick.