In Conversation with Behrouz Boochani

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Date Published:
6 Nov 2023

Hear from human rights advocate and award-winning author, Behrouz Boochani, at this exclusive event!

About the Event

Award-winning writer and human rights advocate Behrouz Boochani is back in Australia this month, and RACS (Refugee Advice & Casework Service) are honoured to host this event with him.

Behrouz will be joined by celebrated journalist and TV presenter Jan Fran, the MC for the evening.

With 2023 being a year of headlines, policy changes and global developments in the refugee space, this will be a timely conversation with a thinker who has experienced and explored them deeply.

Mon 27th Nov 2023 from 6:30pm

Belvoir St Theatre, 25 Belvoir St, Surry Hills

General Admission……….$20

About Behrouz Boochani

Behrouz is a Kurdish-Iranian writer, journalist, scholar, cultural advocate and filmmaker. He was a political prisoner incarcerated by the Australian government in Papua New Guinea for almost seven years. In November 2019 Behrouz escaped to New Zealand, where he now lives. 

About RACS

Refugee Advice & Casework Service (RACS) is a community legal centre providing financially disadvantaged and vulnerable refugees living in our community with access to critical legal services.

RACS strive to ensure that men, women and children of all nationalities, religions and sexual/gender identity, who have been forced to flee their home countries due to persecution of race, religion, nationality or political views, get access to justice and are treated equally and fairly before the law.

RACS rely on the generous support of donations from the community to do this important work.