Grammy-Nominated Zap Mama To Perform at Dominican University of California

Grammy-nominated Congolese/Belgian artist ZAP MAMA will perform at Dominican University of California on Monday, September 19 at 8 p.m. in Angelico Concert Hall in celebration of the launch of the University's Women and Gender Studies (WGS) program. The WGS community event is a component of The Woman Tour, a three-week initiative of film screenings and special appearances by ZAP MAMA to promote awareness of women's health in the developing world.

The event is open to students and the general public. There is a suggested donation of $10 per person. Plenty of free parking is available in the Conlan Recreation Center parking lot at the intersection of Grand and Acacia avenues. Doors will open at 7 p.m.

The event will feature a screening of a short documentary film LOVE, LABOR, LOSS which profiles women in Niger living with obstetric fistula - a childbearing injury affecting over 2 million women in the developing world.

For more information about the performance, please call 415-485-3299.