Orthodox Jewish Woman Speaks on Time in an Afghan Harem

Phyllis Chesler will discuss her new memoire about growing up an Orthodox Jew in Brooklyn and marrying an Afghan Muslim who secluded her in a harem in Kabul. Stripped of her rights and trapped as the property of her husband’s polygamous family, Chesler eventually escaped. $7 suggested donation. www.cqy.org.


Monday, October 7, 2013
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM


Central Queens Y
67-09 108th St., Forest Hills