• Arts & Entertainment,  This Week's Paper

    QC Fanaa: Destroying the dancefloor

    One day, during the Fall 2014 semester, Zubaida Khan, a graduate student in the mental health counseling program, teamed up with a friend to create a dance team on the Queens College campus to reflect their passion for Bollywood culture. Prior to the team’s creation, Khan and her friend were members of a Bhangra dance team, and out of pure obsession with Bollywood music and dance, decided to start a Bollywood fusion dance team. Khan explains they named the team “fanaa” after a shared passion for the craft of dance. “Fanaa is an Urdu word, which means to be consumed in love with something so much that it destroys you.”…