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(Virtual Service) From Miniskirt to Hijab: A Girl in Revolutionary Iran

November 1, 2020 @ 10:15 AM 11:30 AM

Jacqueline Saper, writer, commentator, public speaker, analyst, and translator will speak on the topic of her memoir, From Miniskirt to Hijab: A Girl in Revolutionary Iran.  Fluent in Farsi and English, she serves as a translator/interpreter for the National Immigrant Justice Center, working with supervising attorneys on behalf of immigrants, refugees, asylum seekers, and the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence.  An expert on Iranian subject matter, her opinion columns and articles appear in national and international publications.  She speaks on the subject of the Middle East and human rights and has appeared on PBS Chicago Tonight News Hour.  Saper earned the designation of CPA (Certified Public Accountant) from the Board of Examiners of the University of Illinois.

After services, from 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM, we will open Zoom for informal general discussion, as well as an opportunity to join a conversation group with Jacqueline Saper.

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