A Look at the Origins of Head Coverings in the Middle East Lecture by Nazanin Hedayat Munroe, M.A., M.F.A.

Date/Time

Mar 13, 2014
07:00 PM

Description

Head coverings have been a part of Middle Eastern cultures since biblical times.  Munroe will discuss their origins, which predate the faith of Islam, the wider historical frame for this head wear, and the aesthetics and cultural significance of various textiles used in the hijab. 

ArtsWestchester

31 Mamaroneck Avenue

White Plains, NY 10601

www.artswestchester.org/hattitude

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Lea Banks 914.428.4220 ext. 330

LBanks@artswestchester.org

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Presented with support from the New York Council for the Humanities. 

 

Cost

Free

Location

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31 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

PUBLIC PROGRAMS ASSOCIATED WITH HATtitude: Presented with support from the New York Council for the Humanities.

Neighborhood:

White Plains

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