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Muslim Women in 21st Century America

  • SUNY Albany Performing Arts Center 1400 Washington Avenue Albany, NY, 12206 United States (map)


A conversation with Mona Haydar, rapper and activist, and Ibtihaj Muhammad, memoirist and U.S. Olympic fencing medalist.

Wednesday, October 10

Craft talk — 4:15 p.m. University at Albany Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Conversation/Q&A — 7 p.m. University at Albany Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Mona Haydar is a rapper, activist and writer. Ibtihaj Muhammad, Olympic fencer, is the first hijab-wearing Muslim to compete for the United States and the first female Muslim-American athlete to earn an Olympic medal.