The Three Blind Men
Jawad Elbied is the manager and a founding member of Hikayat Morocco, a new and growing organisation that preserves and promotes the art of storytelling. He is a trainer, presenter and organiser of collaborative storytelling events, having worked with the Peace Corps, Project Soar, Dar Si Hmad, Café Clock and other organisations in Morocco as well as the Scottish International Storytelling Festival in Edinburgh. A qualified English language teacher, he presents in Arabic and English and has performed on the international stage. His current projects also include engaging young people in the art of storytelling and developing their public speaking skills. Jawad is currently based in China where he works as an English language teacher. He is also learning Mandarin.