Freedom Book Fair: Somali Poetry Night – SOLD OUT

Peace and War through Spoken Word From Sayid Abdullah also known as the Mad Mullah by the British, to modern day poets as Hadraawi and Idaajaa, all have used poetry as the main method of communication in times of War and Peace. This evening we will talk about the various forms and uses poetry has […]

Challenges of LGBT-Activism in Religious Societies

The discussion “Challenges of LGBT-Activism in Religious Societies” is part of The Hague Freedom Book Fair 2017. This event is organised is cooperation with The Hague Peace Projects and Maruf. Where: Nutshuis, Riviervismarkt 5, Den Haag When: Satyrday 26 February What time: 7PM – 9PM You are very welcome to join the discussion! Entrance is […]

Freedom Book Fair – Freedom of speech versus Hate Speech

The opening event of our The Hague Freedom Book Fair 2017 is a debate on “Freedom of speech versus Hate Speech”, two values that challenges each other. Laterly, more and more often, the contradiction seemed to cause problems. Time to take a closer look at these two important anchor stones in the Dutch society. What […]

The Freedom Book Fair is a festival about freedom and is much more than just a book fair. It is a place where activists, writers, journalists, artists and critical citizens come together to call attention to a more free, just and peaceful society. The program consists of workshops, panel discussions, film screenings, performances, dialogues, book readings and much more.

This year it will take place from the 2nd until the 4th of May at the Migratie Museum in Den Haag.

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