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Occurs on Saturday September 28 2019


Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall
13450 - 104 Avenue
Surrey BC V3T 1V8

Event Notes

× Participate in a delightful experience of coming to know in one evening, 15 wonderful women of our time. Presented by five Hosts, this three-hour stage show uses short videos and props to communicate the ‘feel’ of women’s work and contributions to our cultures and societies.

From Pakistan, Sabeen Mahmud (1975-2015), Fahmida Riaz (1946-2018), Asma Jahangir (1952-2018), Madeeha Gauhar (1956-2018), and, Sarah Suhail, Sheema Kirmani, Kishwar Naheed, Hina Jilani, Huma Safdar, Mukhtar Mai. With our local heroes Sunera Thobani (Scholar/activist/author), Surjeet Kalsey (Poet/author/translator), Harsha Walia (Author/activist/organizer), Darshan Mann (Theatre actor/activist/organizer), and Deanne Reder (Scholar/author/historian). In addition, we will recognize A Surrey Woman of Courage: Katheren Szabo. More information:

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