Festival: Alwan Booth at the Arab-American & North African Street Festival

Sat, July 10, 2010 10:00 am at Great Jones Street

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In conjunction with New York City's Arab-American Heritage Week (, Alwan for the Arts is pleased to participate in NAAP-NY's

8th Annual Arab-American & 12th Annual North African


Date: Saturday, July 10, 2010, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (rain or shine)
Location: Great Jones Street, bet. Broadway & Lafayette, Manhattan
Directions: 6 to Bleecker St; D/F to Broadway-Lafayette
Click here to view map

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This Saturday, stop by Alwan's sales booth at New York City's only Arab-American & North African Street Festival to browse Alwan's wide selection of books, CDs and DVDs of Alwan artists and lecturers. iPods will be set up so you can sample music selections of our artists over the past several years, chat with our volunteers to find out more about Alwan, and enter our raffle for a chance to win one of three special prizes, including two free passes to any of Alwan’s events for an entire year!

Artists and writers featured include:


Tareq Abboushi and SHUSMO
Sami Abu Shumays and Zikrayat Ensemble
Souren Baronian
Negar Booban
Ara Dinkjian
Amir ElSaffar and Safaafir
Dena ElSaffar and Salaam
Gazpacho Andalu
Youssef Kassab
Marcel Khalife
Sounds of Taraab


Remnants of A War (Jawad Metni)
Marathon Beirut (Deborah Harse


Ranya Renee


Heather Raffo


Tariq Ali
Juan Cole
Joseph Massad
Steven Salaita
Haifa Zangana

and many more....

For more general information on the festival, click here: Arab-American & North African Street Festival

See you there!

Last updated: 2010-07-08 17:55:47

Great Jones Street

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New York, NY 10012

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