Pakistani American Community Center

Special Events

Book Launch with Maliha Abidi -Pakistan For Women

Saturday, Sep 21st - 3PM -6PM

Join us for the first event in the US for the book launch with Maliha Abidi. Pakistan for Women celebrates the diversity and success of women of Pakistan.
The event will be moderated by our very own success story Aliya Janjua.

About the Author: Maliha Abidi is an artist and author studying Medical Neuroscience currently a the University of Sussex. Through her book “Pakistan for Women”, Abidi is shining a light on empowering and inspiring true stories of Pakistani women. From Astrophysicist to Firefighters to Mountaineers, you will find women shining in every field of life, from Pakistan.
About the book: “Pakistan for Women” brings together 50 Stories of Women who have achieved something extraordinary while making Pakistan proud. Each story is written in a fairytale way and is accompanied by a colorful illustration. Representation matters and so does celebrating strong stories. Through this book, the Author is celebrating women’s achievements while also showcasing the diverse stories that hail from Pakistan to represent them around the World.

The program will include time for Q/A, Book Signing and Photos.
High Tea will be served.
Books will be available at the event for $16.99


  • $20 Entry + Book
  • $10 Entry Only
  • Free for PACC Members
  • (Registration via email required)
  • Free for kids 10 and under