Gilgamesh in the Cedar Forest

 
 

Badia Obaid, Iraqi actress and ZIPANG storyteller, told the story of Gilgamesh in the Cedar Forest in Arabic in Morocco.

A storytelling festival took place in Morocco 19th-22nd August 2011 deep inside a forest and with “The Forest” as its theme. ZIPANG storyteller Badia Obaid was welcomed as a special guest bringing stories from ancient Iraq and introduced fellow storytelling enthusiasts to the Sumerian mythological guardian of the forest, Huwawa.