On 22 April, Copenhagen-based freelance journalist, filmmaker, and author Nagieb Khaja will give a public lecture to which you are all invited. He will be speaking on the topic of covering wars and conflicts. This lecture is supported by the Basicyear.

When: 22 April, 11:00 hrs
Where: Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Theory Stairs

Nagieb Khaja is an internationally recognized and award-winning journalist and documentary director, whose films and reports have appeared on the BBC, Al Jazeera English, Vice International and the Guardian. In 2022, together with colleagues at Ekstra Bladet, he won the most prestigious journalist award in Denmark, Cavling for the article series "Mette’s unwanted children". Most recently, his and Martin Tamm Andersen’s film My Enemy’s Enemy was also shortlisted for a Cavling Award. He has covered the conflicts in Syria and Afghanistan for many years, but currently his focus is on Israel and Palestine. Nagieb Khaja is also a teacher on The National Film School of Denmark’s Documentary programme.