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Arab Chaldean Festival is Coming Soon!

The Arab and Chaldean Festival of Detroit has hosted an array of musical artists from all over the Middle Eastern community within the past few years. In addition, people enjoy a wonderful display of Art Gallery showcases by numerous artists. This year's highlight attractions are multiple exhibits including "1,000 years of Arab Medicine", "Arab Folklore and Customs," and "Arab Calligraphy." Every year, thousands of guests enjoy learning more about the Middle East by viewing the beautifully displayed art collection. This year's celebration will be held July 24th and 25th from Noon to Midnight at Hart Plaza in Downtown Detroit. Recommended background materials on Arab Culture in Canton Library include:

Chaldeans in Michigan by Mary C. Sengstock

Arab Detroit : from margin to mainstream edited by Nabeel Abraham and Andrew Shryock

The music of Arab Americans [sound recording] : a retrospective collection