MARIAM GHANI at Seattle University
Saturday University Islam Across Asia: Art Practices/Cultural Politics Lecture Series, presented by the GARDNER CENTER FOR ASIAN ART AND IDEAS, in partnership with the UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON JACKSON SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, SEATTLE UNIVERSITY and ELLIOTT BAY BOOK COMPANY. This morning the new year’s Saturday University morning lecture series with a timely theme, in a new location, owing to renovation of the Seattle Asian Art Museum, continues. Today’s program, in the very centrally located Student Center (STCN) on the Seattle University campus, is another featuring scholars, artists, and others discussing aspects of Islam’s central role and presence in Asian art and culture. Today’s speaker is Mariam Ghani, an artist and filmmaker. Her lecture subject is “What We Left Unfinished: Afghan Filmmakers and the Afghan Left.” Please see www.seattleartmuseum.org or call 206.654.3210 for information on series and individual lecture tickets and their purchase. The Student Center is centrally located on the Seattle University campus, 901 -12th Avenue.