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Meet and Greet with Writer | Producer | Director Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar

Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar
Thursday, September 26, 2019
11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Ethnic Studies Lounge (3660) Haven Hall Map
Please join us for a free lunch with Professor Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar.

Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar is Writer/Producer/Director and Professor in the Pan African Studies Department at California State University, Los Angeles. Aminah hails from South Central LA and holds degrees in TV and Directing from USC and UCLA. Her award-winning films, PERSONAL TOUCH and BILALIAN have been featured on PBS and BET. Her other credits include DORSEY, a TV Pilot about colorism in the Black Community (starring: Christy Knowings and Wesley Jonathan) and BedRest (starring: Pratima Anae and Tiffany Haddish), a comedy about a woman trapped on Bed Rest and played on Blip.TV.

*Join us for a screening of Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbar's latest film Muslimah’s Guide to Marriage on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 from 6:00-8:00PM in the Rackham Graduate School Ampitheatre. https://events.umich.edu/event/63433
Building: Haven Hall
Event Type: Social / Informal Gathering
Tags: Africa, African American, American Culture, Arts of Islam, Discussion, Diversity, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Food, Free, Humanities, Inclusion, Interdisciplinary, Islam, MESA, Middle East Studies, Multicultural, Muslim, Rackham
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Arab and Muslim American Studies (AMAS), Department for Afroamerican and African Studies, Department of Film, Television, and Media, Global Islamic Studies Center, Department of American Culture