Zahra Noorbakhsh

Zahra Noorbakhsh

Comedian, Artist, Storyteller


Zahra Noorbakhsh is a Feminist Muslim, Iranian-American comedian and cohost of the award winning podcast, #GoodMuslimBadMuslim. The podcast was deemed a “must listen” by Oprah Magazine and recorded an episode at the White House. Noorbakhsh is also a solo performance artist and storyteller. The New Yorker Magazine dubbed her one-woman show “All Atheists Are Muslim,” a highlight of the International New York City Fringe Theater Festival. Noorbakhsh is also a contributor to the NY Times Featured anthology, “Love Inshallah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women,” and keeps a monthly column, entitled, “My Infidel Husband.”

All sessions by Zahra Noorbakhsh

Beyond Hijab: Writing about Muslims

3:45 pm- 5:00 pm