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The Southern Christmas Show & Iranian Women Writers

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Bill Abbott
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 

Now in its 47th year, we talk to the founders of the Southern Christmas Show about its economic impact and how it's grown. Then, a conversation with one of the most prolific Iranian writers in the world as well as some local women who are advancing the cause of Middle Eastern women everywhere.  

Guests

Part 1:

  • David Zimmerman - President of Southern Shows
  • Joan Zimmerman - CEO of Southern Shows

Part 2:

  • Rebecca Joubin - Malcolm O. Partin Assistant Professor of Arab Studies at Davidson College
  • Jaleh Abedini - Former secretary, Iranian Student Organization, UNC Charlotte
  • Moniru Ravanipour - Author of "Ahl-e Gharq," featured presenter at UNC Charlotte International Education Week