Mizna is partnering with RAWI (Radius of Arab Writers, Inc.) to present the 5th National RAWI + Mizna Literary Gathering, September 18 to 21, at Open Book in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The theme this year is "New Beginnings." The Call for Papers is currently open and HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 21, 2014, and seeks paper, performance, workshop, and panel proposals. MORE >>
Join us for an evening with Susan Abulhawa, who will read from her newest collection of poems, My Voice Sought the Wind
. Plus Q & A and a book signing.
Saturday, April 19, 7 p.m.
1011 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55415
$5 Suggested donation
Book signing and reception to follow MORE >>
This spring the MIA has invited Mizna to host a creative salon engaging with a new exhibit exploring different sides of "the sacred." Mizna will invite visitors to put excerpts from our literary journal into dialogue with the diverse pieces in the show as they wander through. Come spend the afternoon between words and art!
Saturday, March 22 3-4pm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
FREE 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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