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Sisterhood: Confronting Prejudice Against Muslim Women

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3rd November 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Stratford Old Town Hall
29 The Broadway
London, E15 4BQ United Kingdom
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Join us for an enlightening evening, which will feature some high profile, and inspirational speakers who will discuss the prejudices faced by Muslim women.

Guest Speakers include:
•Dr Amina Yaqin: Chair of the Decolonising Working Group, Director of the SOAS Festival of Ideas, Chair of the Centre for the Study of Pakistan (@aminayaqin)
•Julie Siddiqi MBE: Mentor, Consultant and Gender Equality Campaigner with a specific focus on Jewish-Muslim Relations (@julie.siddiqi)
•Sabba Khan: Newham based south Asian Muslim Visual Artist, Graphic Novelist and Architectural Designer and Animator of the Video ‘Representing Islam on Campus’ (https://sabbakhan.com/)
•Sufiya Ahmed – Award-winning children’s author and contributor in the anthology ‘It’s Not About the Burqa’

The event will be hosted and chaired by Shreen Mahmood, radio presenter and World Hijab Day UK Ambassador.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask the panel questions following the discussions.

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