Profile This! A Night of Art and Activism by Young Muslim Women and Trans people
Launch of AQSAzine Issue #2 Immigration/Migration & Sex/Love/Marriage & Making Noise! Muslim women and trans people video project
As well as the launch of Jasmine Magazine - the first Palestinian Magazine in Toronto!
AQSAZINE is a grassroots zine for 16-35 year old women and trans people who identify as Muslim. It is a creative avenue to express ourselves, share our experiences, and connect with others.
Making Noise! is an exciting hands-on media arts training that addresses the invisibility and negative portrayals of young Muslim women and trans people in the media, supported by the Urban Alliance on Race Relations.
Showcasing videos, visual art, readings by Azza Abbaro, Shadi Eskandani, Sidrah Ladin, Sara Mir, Samira Mohyeddin, Shara Mohammed, Golie Moulaie, Sahar Rizi with Musical performances by Farheen Beg & Arun Chaudhuri www.myspace.com/farheenmusic Tanya Jacobs www.myspace.com/tanyamjacobs and Dance performances by Raja Jalebi and Sheesha YaDil
With Silk Screening and Zine Making Workshops