Creating a Culture of Change: Queer Experiences in Arab and Black Communities

7:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020

Creating a Culture of Change: A Series of Conversations on Race and Community Building
Presented in partnership with Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture and the National Network for Arab American Communities

Conversation 5: Queer Experiences in Arab and Black Communities

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This conversation on Queer Experiences in Arab and Black Communities welcomes the following panelists:

Hannah L. Drake – Blogger, poet, activist

Hamed Sinno – Musician (lead singer of Mashrou’ Leila), poet, activist

Dr. Sa’ed Atshan – Author, assistant professor at Swarthmore College


Dr. Eve Troutt Powell – Author, professor of history at University of Pennsylvania


Watch Previous Discussions 

June 30: Youth & Race Education

July 14: The Power of Words 

July 29: Building Community through Faith

Aug. 11: Documenting Community through Film & Journalism


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  • August 26, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • 7:30 pm