Art in Revolution - A panel discussion on the role of art in the Arab uprisings

In conjunction with Mizna's 7th Twin Cities Arab Film Festival, the Feminist Studies Graduate Student Association presents: "Art in Revolution - A panel discussion on the role of art in the Arab uprisings." Thursday, November 10th, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Anderson Hall, room 270 [not Andersen Library]. Panel discussion event is free.

Invited panelists:
Fadia Afashe (Humphrey Fellow, Human Rights Activist & Artist)
Heba Amin* (Egyptian filmmaker)
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)
Moderated by Imed Labidi (Ph.D., Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature)

After the panel discussion, please join other attendees for the opening of the Arab Film Festival at the historic Heights Theater in Minneapolis.

Visit www.mizna.org/arabfilmfest11/ for more details.

*visa pending

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