Mahsati Janan

Mahsati Janan specializes in modern and folkloric belly dance styles. Through her more than 20-year dance career, she has taught and performed at more than 150 workshops across the United States. Mahsati's dance classes and lectures emphasize technique, cultural context, and the historical folkloric derivations of modern belly dance.
www.mahsati.comSabutai Musashi

Subatai Musashi is the current Grandmaster of Ninkage ryu bujutsu; a Japanese martial arts system that includes bare-handed study such as Aikijutsu, weapons study, such as Kenjutsu and Iaijutsu, and internal arts. Grandmaster Musashi and his students have provided exciting demonstrations of Ninkage ryu at Dragon Con since 2005.

Anne Sowards

Executive editor at Penguin Random House

Also presenting on the Silk Road:

Ayla Almee 

Ayla bellydancer of Antipode Geek Bellydance


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