Outburst! Movement of Young Muslim Women building community through art, education and research
Volume: Sisters Make Noise!

Volume: Sisters Make Noise!

Outburst! presents “Volume: Sisters Make Noise.” Join us for an evening of spoken word, poetry and song as we look to our past and the things we leave behind. The evening will also feature the launch of our 4th poetry book: Homebound IIII Refreshments will be provided. This event is...
FREE Photography & Photo-Based Mixed Media Workshop

FREE Photography & Photo-Based Mixed Media Workshop

Facebook event page During our last session we learned the gel transfer technique where we were able to take our printed photos and turn them into canvas art. This session we will be playing with heat transfers on cotton based surfaces. If this is something that interests you sign up...
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Meet the creative Samaa Ahmed!

Meet the creative Samaa Ahmed!

Samaa is one of our performers at “Volume: Sisters Make Noise” happening on May 25th! Don’t miss out! Reserve your tickets HERE Samaa is a transnational/diasporic Pakistani artist and poet. She blogs about politics, pop-culture, and post-colonial feminism at wearivebeen.com and is the founder of ARTBOX Toronto. What was your entrance into writing poetry and...
Meet the brilliant and hilarious Seema

Meet the brilliant and hilarious Seema

Seema is one of our performers at “Volume: Sisters Make Noise” happening on May 25th! Don’t miss out! Reserve your tickets HERE Seema is a Muslim daughter who likes watching Food Network shows with her sisters and feeling a sense of accomplishment after returning things to stores. She constantly thinks about how her future Wikipedia...
Imagining our Muslimah Futures - Year-end Celebration & Potluck

Imagining our Muslimah Futures – Year-end Celebration & Potluck

The year is coming to an end and it’s been a long, stressful few weeks. Join us for an evening of sisterhood, community care, art, poetry, collective visioning and eating yummy food with fellow Muslimahs. This event is open to anyone who self-identifies as girl or woman that is Muslim through the spectrum of familial,...
Homebound Monthly Poetry Series Starts October 19th

Homebound Monthly Poetry Series Starts October 19th

“Homebound” is a monthly poetry, spoken word, music and editing workshop series. Join us to learn from Muslim women artists, build on your skills in writing, performance and editing, AND get published in our annual Homebound anthology; all done in a space that is safe and free of judgment. In “Homebound” we seek to inspire,...
Join OUTBURST! Young Muslim Women Leadership Team

Join OUTBURST! Young Muslim Women Leadership Team

  Outburst is in a transitional year and we want to work with you! In May 2015 Outburst! held a community town hall to brainstorm together plans as we move forward into 2015 -2016. We are so grateful to everyone who’s contributed their time and effort to help Outburst! success so far, and we’re looking...