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9/28/15 - Durham, NC – Duke University. Panel Discussion, private event.
10/16/15 – Las Vegas, NV – West Charleston Public Library. Talk and Book Signing - 7pm at Free and open to the public.
10/17/15 – Las Vegas, NV – Vegas Valley Book Festival 2015. Panel Discussion with fellow authors, Bert Ashe (Twisted: My Dreadlock Chronicles), Tim Hernandez (Mañana Means Heaven), Oksana Marafioti (American Gypsy: A Memoir) at Historic Fourth Street School at 10am. "One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Race and Ethnicity in 21st Century America." Free and open to the public.
10/25/15 – New York, NY – Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance's From I to We! Campaign. 1pm at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Bruno Walter Auditorium, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza. Free and open to the public.
11/16/15 – Raleigh, NC – WakeMed Hospital. Chaplain training, private event.
3/6/16 – Dearborn, MI – Muslim Mental Health Conference, sponsored by Michigan State University. Details forthcoming.
SELECT PAST EVENTS
11/2/14 – Los Angeles, CA – Iranian American Women's Foundation Leadership Conference at The Beverly Hilton, 9:00 am - 5:00pm.
10/30/14 – Orlando, FL – Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare Luncheon
10/13/14 – New Brunswick, NJ – Rutgers University at 5:30pm - Douglass Student Center, Meeting Room E. Details here.
10/11/14 – Mercer, NJ – NAMI Mercer for its sixth annual Harvest of Hope Wellness Conference, 8:30 am-3:15 pm, Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville
09/05/14 – Washington, DC – 2014 NAMI National Convention for "Faith Communities: Healing Places in a Hurting World," 8:45-10:15 am (Virginia A)
03/01/14 – Durham, NC – Duke University. EMBRACE Women of Color Conference.
04/21/13 – Amman, JORDAN – Digital Tools Training for Newsgathering and Reporting Across Cultures at the Jordan Media Institute
12/11/12 – Doha, QATAR – United Nations 4th Alliance of Civilizations Conference [watch] [program] [map]
11/17/11 – New York, NY – The XX Factor: Advance Women's Rights. Change the World [map]
11/05/11 – Charlotte, NC – Amnesty International Southern Regional Conference [map]
05/12/11 – San Diego, CA – A Jihad for Peace: Islam as a Foundation for Feminism, Democracy and Human Rights at Univesity of California, San Diego [map] [flyer]
09/07/10 – Washington, DC – I had the pleasure of attending the State Department iftar hosted by Secretary Clinton. I also had the joy of joining 74 other amazing young Muslim Americans as part of the new Generation Change network sponsored by the State Department. Watch speeches from Clinton and Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Pandith here.
05/27/10 – Rio de Janiero, BRAZIL – Building Bridges, Building Peace: United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Forum. My panel (5/27) was entitled Shaping Perceptions, Challenging Stereotypes: The Role of the Media Today
04/10/10 – Atlanta, GA – 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference, panelist on “Social Media’s Potential for Faith-Based Communities”
03/25/10 – Dayton, OH – Centerville-Washington Diversity Council, talk entitled “Iran: Challenges to Peace and Prosperity”
05/31/09 – Avondale Estates, GA – The Academy Theater for Spring Story Slamfest
03/12/09 – Dayton, OH – Centerville High School
02/07/09 – New York, NY- McNally Jackson Books for a benefit reading to help civilian victims of the Hamas/Israel war
09/09/08 – Little Rock, AR – Clinton Presidential Center for Breaking the Veils: Women Artists of the Islamic World
08/26/08 – Denver, CO – Hooping for Peace at the DNC
08/17/08 – Decatur, GA – PushPush Theater: Screening of IRAN (is not the answer)
06/23/08 – Austin, TX – Austin Public Library
06/08/08 – Atlanta, GA – American Islamic Fellowship Summer Music Festival
06/07/08 – Kennesaw, GA – 44th Annual Georgia Author of the Year Awards
04/20/08 – Toronto, CAN – Muslim Women in Leadership / CCMW Schoarship Program
03/03/08 – Atlanta, GA – Emory Law School
02/27/08 – Atlanta, GA – Barnes & Noble, Georgia Tech
02/16/08 – Dayton, OH – Cross Creek Community Church
02/05/08 – Atlanta, GA – Chapel Tea at Cannon Chapel, Emory
02/02/08 – Decatur, GA – International Community School
01/28/08 – Denver, CO – University of Denver
12/26/07 – Perry, NY – Burlingham Books
11/27/07 – Centerville, OH – Centerville High School
11/26/07 – Dayton, OH – Dayton Early College Academy
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