GLOSS Issue 2 ( July / August 2017 ) - Page 38

C E L E B R I T Y Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Text By Sadaf Hassan A phone camera may be all that you need to break stereotypes, cross boundaries and open up topics for discussion. Produced through her phone and hosted on Facebook, Faiza Saleem started off with the determination to stir the waters while keeping the environment light with her comedy. The comedienne is responsible for Pakistan’s first all- girls comedy troupe, The Khawatoons, which she says is a first-hand course on sexism and gender stereotyping. Tackling subjects like body shaming and the “dress code” that women are expected to live by, Saleem is tryin \HZ\[HZ[]ۈY[[H \[\K