12/13/14: A Taste of Christmas in the Arabic World & Holiday Food Drive
A Taste of Christmas in the Arabic World &
Holiday Food Drive
Please join us on Saturday, December 13 from 2pm to 4pm to learn about Christmas traditions in the Arab World.
TASTE some delicious traditional Arabic Christmas sweets! Buy some to eat here or take home!
CREATE some Arabic decorations!
LEARN about Christmas traditions in the Arab World!
BUY some items at the Alif Bazaar to tak...
12/19 - Intercultural Movie & Dinner: Marooned in Iraq
Marooned in Iraq.
Friday, December 19, 2014.
7:00 pm: Dinner (Pre-order/RSVP required). 7:45 pm: Movie begins. Movie screening is free.
Dinner: $18 per person/$15 for Alif members (Vegetarian option will be available).
Please Pre-Order Your Meal by Wednesday, December 17.
"During the war between Iran and Iraq, a group of Iranian Kurd musicians set off on ...
12/10 - Documentary & Discussion: "Umm Kulthum - A Voice Like Egypt"
"She had the musicality of Ella Fitzgerald, the public presence of Eleanor Roosevelt, and the audience of Elvis Presley. Her name was Umm Kulthum, and she became a powerful symbol, first of the aspirations of her country, Egypt, and then of the entire Arab world. Born a peasant at the turn of the century, she became a woman of great wealth and power, confidant of presidents and kings."