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There is a Field - a new play

Presented by Donkey Saddle Projects at Adelaide Schnittman Hall, Tallahassee FL

Mar 31 2016
There is a Field - a new play

This event is a FAMU/FSU collaboration , co-organized by FAMU Dream Defenders, FSU Students for Justice in Palestine, Center for Participant Education, Progressive Black Men Inc., FSU NAACP, Amnesty International, Seminoles Against Torture, and more.

“There is a Field” is a play about Aseel Asleh, a young Palestinian citizen of Israel who was killed by police in October 2000, along with 12 other Palestinians killed in Israel at the start of the Second Intifada.

Based on interviews and primary sources collected over fourteen years, the play offers a uniquely personal lens for understanding inequality as the root of state violence and impunity.

“[This] intimate story about one family’s journey through grief and struggle for justice is not

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This event is free and open to the public. No reservations are required. Parking at Mickee Faust in Railroad Square is free. Donations to support the theatrical production are encouraged but not necessary.

Contact: 727 276 6660


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Additional time info:

The play run-time is about one hour, and the next hour will be spent having a facilitated discussion, led by Ahmad Abuznaid. Abuznaid is former FSU SGA President, Alpha Phi Alpha alumn, and is now legislative director for the Dream Defenders.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Adelaide Schnittman Hall

609-2 Railroad Square, Tallahassee, FL 32310

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