The M Word: No Country for Young Muslim Women

18 Apr 2018
7:00 pm-8:15 pm
Jamaica Performing Arts Center
153-10 Jamaica Ave, Jamaica, NY 11432

In many western countries, being Muslim, young, and female brings with it a particularly heavy burden. Amani Al-Khatahtbeh was forced to leave America in the wake of relentless vilification and harassment post-9/11, and just last year Yassmin Abdel-Magied was hounded out of Australia by ferocious media and online attacks. They talk about how to survive and thrive in cultures that hate them.

The M Word is a series funded by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art’s Building Bridges Program.

Amani Al-Khatahtbeh
Yassmin Abdel-Magied