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Tuesday, November 1, 2011

"Art in Revolution" Discussion Featuring Mahdi 11/10 at 3:30pm

The Feminist Studies Graduate Student Association and Mizna present "Art in Revolution: A Panel Discussion on the Role of Art in the Arab Uprisings" on Thursday, November 10th at 3:30-5:30pm in Anderson Hall room 270. Waleed Mahdi will be one of the featured panel members.

Fadia Afashe (Humphrey Fellow, Human Rights Activist & Artist)
Mohammed Bamyeh (Guest Editor of forthcoming Mizna journal "Literature in Revolution", Professor of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh)
Waleed Mahdi (Ph.D. Candidate, Department of American Studies)
Tania Khalaf (Filmmaker and Professor of Radio, Film, and Television, University of North Texas)
Moderated by Imed Labidi (Lecturer, Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature)
Please join us after the panel discussion for the opening of the Arab Film Festival at the historic Heights Theater! 3951 Central Ave, Columbia Heights
Visit www.mizna.org/arabfilmfest11/ for more details.