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Muslim Women Artists: Empowering Change Globally

ITVS

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6:15 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)

New York, NY

Muslim Women Artists: Empowering Change Globally

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Muslim Women Artists: Empowering Change Globally

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Please join us as ITVS, in partnership with the International Museum of Women (IMOW), presents a discussion of Muslim women’s empowerment in the context of art and the media. Muslim women featured in IMOW’s exhibition Muslima: Muslim Women’s Art & Voices will offer their perspectives on identity, religious culture, and individuality.

Moderated by

Samina Ali, Curator, Muslima: Muslim Women’s Art & Voices

Featuring

Laila Shawa, Palestine/UK/USA, Painter

Maimouna Guerresi, Italy, Sculptor, Video Artist and Photographer

Maria Ebrahimji, USA, Former CNN Executive, Journalist, & Co-Founder, I Speak for Myself

Sadaf Syed, USA, Photojournalist, Author, iCover: A Day in the Life of a Muslim-American COVERed Girl

Reception and Hors d’Oeurves: 6:15 PM

Forum begins: 7:15 PM

The Paley Center for Media

25 W 52nd St, New York, NY 10019

For more information please contact suhaila_aziz@itvs.org


 

 

A special thank you to Muslima: Muslim Women’s Art & Voices major sponsors:

MetLife Foundation and Museums Connect, made possible by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the American Alliance of Museums.


 

 


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The Paley Center For Media
25 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6:15 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)


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Community Cinema, presented by ITVS, is a national civic engagement initiative featuring free screenings and curricula for films from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens. In 100 cities and online, community members come together to learn, discuss, and get involved in key social issues of our time. www.communitycinema.org

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