Syrian American hip-hop artist Omar Offendum kicked off the first event in the Arts and Social Justice series sponsored by the Arab Resource and Organizing Center and the Arab Cultural and Community Center. Next in the lineup: Arab Voices Unplugged, an open mic featuring stories of migration and migrant rights. Saturday, Nov. 12, 5-8 p.m. at Philz Coffee, 3101 24th St.
An enthusiast for all things culture, Christy looks for journalistic inspiration in ethnic art galleries and in graffitied alleyways. When she’s not people watching at the BART stations, she’s deciphering... More by Christy Khoshaba