Join Mizna at local independent bookstore Magers and Quinn to celebrate the two newest issues of our literary journal. Readings from local authors, and a special group reading of "#civilpoem," a community response to the firing of Professor Steven Salaita by University of Illinois for his so-called "uncivil" Tweets.
Free & open to the public
Magers and Quinn Booksellers
3038 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis
Thursday, February 19, 7 p.m.
Reception with food and drink from Zakia Deli. MORE >>
This winter and spring, learn how to play the Arabic drum (derbeke, darbuka, doumbek, Arabic tabla) with Professor Khaldoun Samman in an ensemble setting. Even if you've never played this drum, you will learn all the important rhythms of Arabic music. MORE >>
This winter and spring, Mizna will be offering five classes in spoken and written Arabic taught by Dunia Khouri and Abdelkader Hamouchi. Get a great deal when you sign up for both the Winter and Spring sessions. Classes will take place in Mizna's office in St. Paul. MORE >>
Mizna is a Twin Cities non-profit arts organization that promotes contemporary expressions of Arab American culture. We publish the literary journal Mizna: Prose, Poetry and Art Exploring Arab America, produce the Twin Cities Arab Film Festival
, and offer varied other readings, performances, art projects, and community events involving an exceptionally talented and diverse range of local, national, and international Arab American artists.
an Arab film blog by Mohannad Ghawanmeh.
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