Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009
Mothers and Daughters: A Conversation with Hanan al-Shaykh and Mariam Said
Cabot Center, 7th Floor
The speakers are Hanan al-Shaykh, a Lebanese-born, London-based writer, author of The Locust and the Bird: My Mother’s Story and Mariam Said, Vice President, The Barenboim Said Foundation USA and author of A World I Loved: The Story of
an Arab Woman. The moderator is Johnathan Wilson, Fletcher Professor of Rhetoric and Debate, Director of the Center for the Humanities, Tufts University (CHAT).
Women’s Center Barbeque and a Movie: ”I Love You, Man”
The Women’s Center
Join us for a lovely barbecue (complete with vegetarian and vegan options) and Movie will be followed by discussion of the film with Sarah Pinto, Assistant Professor of Anthropology; Alonso Nichols, University Photographer and Black Men’s Group Advisor; and, Steph Gauchel, Director of the Women’s Center.
Ancient Mbira Music of Zimbabwe
A Concert with Patience Chaitezvi & Erica Azim.