Comedy of Terrors

Aiden Javed’s stand-up touches on the issues of race, gender, the immigrant experience and her political science grad research which focuses on violent non-state actors (commonly known as terrorist groups).

About the Artist

AIDEN JAVED (she/her)

Aiden is an stand-up comedian who ventured into this art form after doing improv comedy for one year. While stand-up and improv are her passions, she is also pursuing her graduate studies in Political Science. Her goal is to follow the footsteps of comedians like Jon Stewart, John Oliver and Hassan Minhaj by using comedy as an educational tool to raise awareness of important social and political issues. She believes that comedy is one of the best tools that allows ordinary individuals to speak truth to power.