Playwright, actor to perform 'Afghan Woman,' Nov. 20
Posted November 14, 2003; 03:42 p.m.
Bina Sharif, a New York-based Pakistani playwright and actor, will perform her play, "Afghan Woman," at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
The play, written in response to the incidents of Sept. 11 and the aftermath, premiered in January 2002 at New York's Theatre for the New City, which has produced many of her other plays. This play has been internationally acclaimed as "a powerful examination of the life of a Muslim woman."
The performance will be followed by a discussion and refreshments. The event is sponsored by the Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding , Consortium for International Student Organizations, International Center , Women's Center and Muslim Student Association .
Contact: Tom Bartus(609) 258-3601