Lettres à Nour

Theatrical performance

French and Moroccan islamologist and researcher, Rachid Benzine is part of the new generation of intellectuals who advocates critical and open work on the Coran.
His novel « Nour, pourquoi n’ai-je rien vu venir ? », tells in an epistolary theater form, the exchanges between a father, an intellectual and practicing Muslim – living his religion as a message of peace and love – and his daughter, who leaves France for Iraq to join the man she secretly married and who is a Daesh lieutenant.

This play highlights some topics related to the place of education, cultural and religious heritage.

In Dar Souiri and in Rue Abdellah Chefchaouni

Thinkers & Doers is honored to welcome Rachid Benzine and his comedians and musicians for a special representation of his play which is an adaptation of his novel « Nour, pourquoi n’ai-je rien vu venir ? ».