Mona Haydar

Mona Haydar

Biography

Mona Haydar is a poet, activist, earth lover, performance artist and a tireless God-enthusiast. She practices a life of sacred activism, poetry, contemplation and advocacy for living gently upon the Earth. She teaches classes and retreats on mindfulness and Islamic spirituality, leads anti- Islamophobia trainings, and performs her poetry. In late 2015, Mona and her husband Sebastian set up a stand in Cambridge, Massachusetts, offering free coffee and donuts and a chance to “Ask A Muslim.” Their simple booth garnered the attention of NPRAl JazeeraThe Boston Globe among other media outlets, and gave her the chance to speak in classrooms, churches, universities and community organizations across the country.

Events with Mona Haydar

The M Word: Muslim-American Women on Power and Beauty

07 May 2017
3:00 pm-4:00 pm
APOLLO THEATER, 253 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027. A/B/C/D or 2/3 or 4/5/6 trains to 125th Street.