Journey Beyond Borders: Screening and Creative Writing Workshop with Rayan Mohamed

February 22, 2024 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Rayan Mohamed by Mahtab Hussain

Join us for ‘Journey Beyond Borders: Screening and Creative Writing Workshop,’ where a young filmmaker, Rayan Mohamed unfolds her compelling narrative through film. Experience her impactful creations, delve into the refugee journey on screen, and participate in an engaging creative writing exercise led by the Rayan herself. Connect, learn, and be inspired as stories transcend borders.

All are welcome. You do not need to be writer to participate. Just come with a curiosity for storytelling.

Rayan Mohamed, is sophomore film major in the Collage of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University. Rayan was born in Somalia and spent several years in an Ethiopian refugee camp before moving to Syracuse as a grade-schooler in 2014. Her portrait is featured in the current exhibition, “Mahtab Hussain – Muslims in America: Syracuse Edition”