Monirah Hashemi

AUGUST 26th, 2015

The Athens Area Arts Council and the Athens Institute for Contemporary Art are proud to present Monirah Hashemi, an international writer and performing artist currently living in exile in Sweden from her homeland of Afghanistan.

She will present a workshop version of her one-woman show, Sitaraha — The Stars. After which, Dr. Nance Daniels will lead a discussion with the audience.

Sitaraha is the story of three women who have experienced war throughout their lives in three historical periods in Afghanistan. Although under the oppression of religion and power, they keep their stories alive in song and dance.

Tickets are $5 at the door.

Doors at 7:00 p.m.
Show at 7:30 p.m.