2018-10-19 15:15 —
Elvira and Seán Muireagáin will give a series of workshops on culture and identity through creative writing on 22nd, 23rd and 25th October.
Papiamentu teacher and writer from Curaçao, Elvira Bonafacio, who is undertaking her residency on Belfast, will give an insight into her language and culture. She and Seán Ó Muireagáin, Irish language writer, will facilitate a creative writing workshop in Papiamentu, Irish and English, where they will be dealing with culture and identity issues, including acceptance of what is different, as well as language issues. The pupils will get a chance to write their own poem in the form of a haiku or rap in English, Irish or Papiamentu.