Weekly Roundup – Arsalan Iftikhar, Kathleen Hanna

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:

Arsalan Iftikhar’s new book Scapegoats: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies and Threatens Our Freedoms is gaining a lot of attention, as seen in this interview .

Riot Grrrl Kathleen Hanna has a most unexpected song coming out – a funny, folky duet (with Tommy Buck) of Springsteen’s “Dancing In the Dark”, which will appear on the soundtrack of the upcoming film Maggie’s Plan. Kathleen will be touring with her band The Julie Ruin this summer, and will be on a fall college lecture tour.