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Bassem Youssef, ‘The Joke is Mightier than the Sword’

November 7, 2018 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Dubbed the Jon Stewart of the Arab world, cardiothoracic surgeon Bassem Youssef created the first political satire show in the Middle East, earning millions of viewers every week. Now residing in California, he shares his wry observations on his own story, the current state of American politics and how propaganda lays the foundation for dictatorial regimes. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit here.

This event is sponsored by Carolina Performing Arts.

Details

Date:
November 7, 2018
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Memorial Hall
114 E. Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Organizer

Carolina Performing Arts
Phone:
+1.962.843.3333
Email:
performingarts@unc.edu
Website:
https://www.carolinaperformingarts.org/