The JHC Social Club presents guest speaker, Najaf Mazari, who is the well-known and respected co-author of “The Rugmaker of Mazar-E–Sharif”, “The Honey Thief” and “Afghanistan to Australia, an Extraordinary Journey”.
Najaf arrived In Australia as a refugee from Afghanistan and relates his journey from shepherd boy, to forced exile, to Australian detention centre, and finally to freedom.
He was nominated for the Australian of the Year in 2014 and owns a successful rug shop in High Street, Prahran. A movie about him is soon to be released.
Date: June 16, 2016
Start Time: 11:15 am
Event Type: Public Lecture
Cost: By donation
Venue: Jewish Holocaust Centre
13-15 Selwyn St