Interview with comedienne Maysoon Zayid

Maysoon (L) speaks to EI’s Nigel Parry at the ADC conference. (Ken Harper)

Palestinian American comedienne Maysoon Zayid is a rising force who has appeared on MTV, As the World Turns, and 20/20. EI’s Nigel Parry caught up with Zayid at the annual conference of the Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) conference where she performed to a packed and appreciative crowd at the Friday dinner honoring Arab American achievements.

Listen to EI’s first audio interview in MP3 format [2.1MB].

For more information about Maysoon Zayid, including information about upcoming shows, see the coming website In the meantime, e-mail Maysoon at