arab american national museum http://michiganradio.org en Laughing matters at Arab-American comedy festival in Dearborn http://michiganradio.org/post/laughing-matters-arab-american-comedy-festival-dearborn <p>A new festival will feature comedians from Arab-American and other minority backgrounds.&nbsp;</p><p>The <a href="http://1001laughs.com/">1001 Laughs Dearborn Comedy Festival</a> happens September 27 and 28 at the <a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/">Arab American National Museum in Dearborn.</a></p><p><a href="http://www.amerzahr.com/">Amer Zahr </a>is the festival&#39;s producer and he&#39;ll also be performing a few sets.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PfZl0O9qPA Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:35:00 +0000 Kyle Norris 14502 at http://michiganradio.org Stateside: Documenting a region in flux at the Arab Film Festival http://michiganradio.org/post/stateside-documenting-region-flux-arab-film-festival <p><em>The following is a summary of a previously recorded interview. To hear the complete segment, click the audio above. </em></p><p><a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/">The 2013 Arab Film Festival</a> opens Thursday in Dearborn.</p><p>Eight films will be screened at the Arab American National Museum. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:45:45 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 10908 at http://michiganradio.org Stateside: Documenting a region in flux at the Arab Film Festival Arab museum holds 8th annual film fest http://michiganradio.org/post/arab-museum-holds-8th-annual-film-fest <p>An annual festival of movies from the Middle East is screening films rarely seen in the United States.</p><p>The Arab American National Museum in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn is hosting <a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/arabfilmfest_2013">the 2013 </a><a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/arabfilmfest_2013">festiva</a>l that runs from Jan 24-26.</p> Sun, 06 Jan 2013 20:58:02 +0000 Associated Press & Associated Press 10635 at http://michiganradio.org Arab museum holds 8th annual film fest