Two flew over the swallow's nest

"The first time you walk in there, you don't understand anything," Omar describes. In this episode, Rania and Omar tell us about the circumstances of their admission to the Razi psychiatric hospital, their impressions, and their interactions with the patients and medical staff. Their voices, like memory books, plunge us into the heart of this institution and their daily lives.
30 April 2022
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“La première fois qu’on y met les pieds, on ne comprend rien.” décrit Omar. Dans cet épisode, Rania et Omar nous racontent les circonstances de leur admission à l'hôpital psychiatrique Razi, leurs impressions, et leurs interactions avec les patient·es et le personnel médical. Leurs voix, tels des carnets de mémoire, nous plongent au cœur de cet établissement et de leur quotidien.
"في المرة الأولى التي تطأ فيها قدمك هناك ، لا تفهم شيئًا". في هذه الحلقة، تخبرنا رانيا وعمر عن ظروف دخولهما إلى مستشفى الرازي وانطباعاتهما وتفاعلهما مع المرضى والطاقم الطبي. أصواتهما، مثل دفاتر الذاكرة، تنغمس بنا في قلب هذه المؤسسة وحياتهما اليومية .
Created by
Rim Harrabi
Anas Aissaoui
Mixing & Sound design
Oussema Gaidi
Nadya Zarrougui
Rym Amami

They sometimes take offense at what is in front of their eyes, feel comfortable at other times, and try to understand other people's behavior by spreading out their observations in a lucid manner. "Many of these people come here because, like me, they can no longer live in the outside world. Rania says.

In this episode, we listen to Rania and Omar's travel diaries where they meticulously paint what they have experienced since their arrival in different circumstances at the Razi psychiatric hospital,, their reaction, their interaction with the patients and the medical staff.

"That's how I feel too, I can't stand seeing people anymore, I don't perceive them as 'normal' human beings."

Rania and Omar experienced their time at the Razi differently. These experiences are told in different tones and we follow the stages of the sensations experienced after taking certain drugs.

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Through the stories of Rania and Omar, the podcast "Entre-pôles" paints the real picture of psychiatric disorders in Tunisia, by allowing health professionals and those concerned to speak. Against a backdrop of humour and bitterness, they share their experiences and, each in their own way, attempt to deconstruct the reality of bipolar disorders and the situation of the psychiatric system in Tunisia.

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