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Dearborn expo celebrates “magic” of headwraps

 

This coming Sunday brings the fourth annual Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show in Dearborn.

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Stateside host Lester Graham with Zarinah El-Amin Naeem, founder of the Head Wrap Expo & Fashion Show

It will feature head wraps from a wide array of cultural and spiritual perspectives.

Zarinah El-Amin Naeem is the founder of the Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show. She describes headwraps as “magical.”

Naeem sat down with us to talk about the show and about the politics of dress -- including the recent, short burkini ban in France.

The fourth annual Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show will take place this Sunday at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center on Michigan Avenue in Dearborn. Details can be found on their website.

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