First Reading Festival Launched in Mosul

StoryfulNewsPublished: September 7, 2017
Published: September 7, 2017

Hundreds attended the first reading festival in torn war Mosul university on September 6, according to the organizers. Local, publishers and writers donated about 10,000 books for the festive, according to the festival page. The Organizers say that the festival is a cultural celebration of poetry reading, music and the plastic arts. The objective is to radically change the stereotypical images ISIS had shown Mosul, according to the activists. Credit: YouTube/Al-Mawsleya via Storyful

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