Rufaa 46

Hussam Hilali  |  Performing Arts  |  2017  |  Sudan
A documental theater piece played by several performers, based on the uprising of the city of Rufaa in Central Sudan in 1946, that broke out after the British colonial government approved the first law to ban Female Genital Mutilation in Sudan. The presentation focuses on personal themes that pertain to the performers, as well as historical ones, exposingthe colonial political discourse in Sudan in the context of the dynamics of power in the issue of violence against women.