Events

24 Aug 2019

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Art Exhibit and Reception: Saihou Njie

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
302 1/2 N. Craig Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Sponsored By: 
Few of a Kind Store

A Multi-Media Exhibit by artist Saihou Njie, durining from August 24 - September 21, 2019 at Few of a Kind Store

Contact: 
412-315-7092

06 Sep 2019

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Freedom to Create Gala

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212
Sponsored By: 
City of Asylum

City of Asylum annually honors an international writer or artist who has overcome efforts to limit their creative freedom. This year they will honor Iranian singer and songwriter Mahsah Vahdat, a renowned world music performer and vocal advocate for freedom of expression for musicans and composers. Mahsa left her native Iran because of the restrictions placed on female performers by the Iranian government.

Contact: 
(412) 226 9744

07 Sep 2019

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Freedom to Create Concert & Conversation: Mahsa Vahdat & Sholeh Wolpé

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212
Sponsored By: 
City of Asylum

Free but must register:

City of Aslyums's annual forum on freedom of expression features two distinguished artists: Iranian singer and human rights advocate Mahsa Vahdat and Iranian-American poet and playwright Sholeh Wolpé.

18 Oct 2019

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CERIS Book Discussion The Bible and the Qur'an: Biblical Figures in the Islamic Tradition

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, PA 15601
Sponsored By: 
CERIS, Seton Hill University

Educators and librarians are invited for dinner and book discussion on October 18, 2019 at Seton Hill University
5 PM Dinner
6 PM Book Discussion

The Bible and the Qur'an: Biblical Figures in the Islamic Tradition by John Kaltner and Younus Mirza

Contact: 
Elaine Linn eel58@pitt.edu