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Film Screening & Discussion: "Al Nisa: Black Muslim Women in Atlanta's Gay Mecca"

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Al Nisa: Muslim Women in Atlanta's Gay Mecca is the story of how filmmaker Red Summer brought five women together who sought to establish a community, where there was none, for Black Muslim Lesbians in Atlanta. Atlanta is considered the Black Gay Mecca of the United States. This is a contradiction of terms for most. However, within the Gay community of Atlanta, there is an even smaller community of women who identify as both Lesbian and Muslim.