As an Iranian-American based in Southern California, Mahvash Mossaed's poetry and paintings have continued to inspire people for over twenty years. Born in Tehran, married in Canada, and having lived both in Europe and Africa as she traveled with her husband on diplomatic tours for the UN. Mossaed is an internationally recognized artist and published poet, her latest and newly released book of paintings and poetry (My Painted Dreams) resulted in critics acclaim. She is constantly seeking new ways of giving voice to Iranian women.
Thu., Dec. 4, 6 p.m., 2008