Literary Festival: Mohja Kahf

Location: Taylor Little Theatre
Apr 10, 2014 @ 8:00 PM

 Born in Syria, poet Mohja Kahf immigrated to the U.S. as a child and currently writes about the conflict in Syria, focusing on the country's nonviolent resistance, prisoners of conscience, women and religious diversity. She is the author of the novel “The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf” and the poetry collection “E-mails from Scheherazad.” She’ll speak on Thursday, April 10, at 8 p.m. in Taylor Little Theatre at Mercyhurst University as part of the university’s annual Literary Festival. The presentation is free and open to the public; contact Dr. Ken Schiff at for details. Read more.
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