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Refugees welcome here
June 17, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pmFREE
Meet artist and activist Alketa Xhafa Mripa as she parks up her van in York and offers tea under the slogan ‘Fancy a tea with a refugee!’ The tail lift van contains a purpose-built domestic scene sitting room interior in which Alketa begins conversations with visitors. Join her at the installation to discuss hospitality for those seeking refuge and to hear about her positive experience of being welcomed to the UK as a refugee.
Free. No ticket required.
Sat 17 June, 11am to 4pm Outside York Minster, Deangate
Supported by Counterpoints Arts and the University of York Migration Network