Department of English

Cinema Truth

Covered Girls (2003)

Thu, November 13, 2008 | Calhoun 100

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Center for Asian American Studies presents "Covered Girls," a documentary about the lives of a colorful and startling group of Muslim-American teenage girls in New York, challenging the stereotypes many Americans may have about this culture. The film documents the girls' daily experiences, revealing typical teenagers suddenly caught in a tug-of-war between religious extremism and the American dream.

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