Recount: Digital Storytelling Forum

The digital stories created in the Recount Digital Storytelling Workshop by the young refugees and their friends they made in Istanbul will be screened in this session. The screening of the digital stories will be followed by the forum session widening the discussions around experiences of the audience.

Former journalist, Burcu is the founder and the coordinator of the Digital Storytelling Unit at Hacettepe University Faculty of Communication, Ankara, Turkey. She is also an adjunct fellow at Center for Culture and Technology at Curtin University, Perth, Australia. Since 2009, she has facilitated over 50 digital storytelling workshops with various disadvantaged groups such as women, children, migrants and refugees in cooperation with NGOs.  www.digitalstoryhub.org www.storieswithoutvisa.org .