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What Do the Women Say?
Phone (510) 849-2568
Price $12 dollars in advance, $15 at the door
Age Suitability 18 and up

What Do the Women Say?

Friday, Mar 7 8:00p to 11:30p

Golden Thread’s annual International Women’s Day celebration will be sizzling hot. An eclectic selection of female artists discuss the pain and pleasure of addressing sex and sensuality: filmmaker, Maryam Keshavarz (Circumstance); standup comedian, Zahra Noorbakhsh and author, Ayesha Mattu, editor of "Love, InshAllah", a collection of writing by Middle Eastern women about sex. The evening will wrap up with excerpts from Bareed Mista’jil Queer Arab Women Stories, selected by Happy/L.A.Hyder.

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Zahra Noorbakhsh
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Zahra Noorbakhsh is a solo-performer and stand-up comedian, who’s performed with Maz Jobrani from the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, and Shazia Mirza from Last Comic Standing. Her one-woman show "Hijab and Hammerpants," recently debuted at the SF Theater Festival, under the direction of W....
Ayesha Mattu
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A writer, editor and international development consultant who has worked in the field of women’s human rights since 1998. Her first book, "Love, InshAllah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women", was featured globally by media including the New York Times, NPR, the BBC, Washington Post, Guardian, Times of India, Dawn Pakistan, and Jakarta Post....
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