''Zabel'' a play. 02.06.2015
''Zabel'' is a play based on Zabel Yesayan's memoirs, The Gardens of Silihtar and Among the Ruins. Play begins with her return to İstanbul in 1921 and remembering her past.
She recalls her home and her life in Scutari district in İstanbul. She remembers the day she had born, her childhood and adolescence, her relation with her mother, grandmother and aunts, how she decided to be a writer and how she went to Adana in 1909. In short, the play concentrates on her life story between 1878 and 1915.
''Zabel'' is staged by actors and musicians from Boğaziçi University Women's Studies Club and Boğaziçi Perfroming Arts Ensemble.
“For colored girls” movie screening and discussion
On April 7th Women's Resource Center and Sexual Assault Crisis Center will organize screening and discussion of the movie "For colored girls" as the final event of women's rights month. The screening will be held at Melrose pub. The film is also a part of sexual violence awareness campaign. "For colored girls" was shot in 2010. The director is Tyler Perry. The film tells a story of 9 women and each woman is unique and rich.The film is in Russian, a laptop with English version will be also provied if needed. Entrance is free.
Attention:changes in the upcoming working days.
Dear members, volunteers and friends of WRCA, we would love to let You know that the center will be closed on April 6th, but we will be open on April 11th. Thank You for taking this into consideration.