As she travels the country, Obaid covers the extremes of the desperate female population, from a clandestine revolutionary group, banned and in mortal danger if found out, to the tragic women in a small town where suicide has, for many, become the only way out of a miserable existence. 7 p.m. 1001 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-639-7515 or visit www.mfah.org. $6 to $7.
Mon., April 14, 7 p.m., 2008