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14 Apr 2022

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Book Talk: Heavenly Returns

Thursday, April 14, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Online

ACMCU is pleased to invite you to register for this Thursday's virtual book talk:

Registration: ZOOM LINK

20 Apr 2022

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20 Apr 2022

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Whose France and Whither Europe? Macron v. Le Pen

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 12:00pm
Online

This installment of Conversations on Europe is in collaboration with the Jean Monnet in the USA Network #JMintheUS

20 Apr 2022

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Secularity in Colonial, South Asian Islam

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Muslim Studies Program, Michigan State University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

27 Apr 2022

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Book Talk: Islam, Securitization, and US Foreign Policy

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Online

Islam has been an issue of discussion in U.S. politics. How do we talk about Islam, its place and relationship within the context of U.S. security? How does the language we use to describe Islam influence the way we imagine it? How is Islam constructed as a security issue? These and similar questions will be discussed in this event.

04 May 2022

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Trauma and Resilience: Mental Health in the Middle East

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
University of Pennsylvania Middle East Center

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

Join us for a panel discussion on issues of mental health, trauma, and resilience in the Middle East with Devin Atallah, Keren Friedman-Peleg, and Orkideh Behrouzan. Moderated by Behdad Bozorgnia.

Co-sponsored by the Penn Center for Global Health

17 May 2022

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Call For Papers: International Islamophobia Studies Research Association (IISRA) Inaugural Conference: States of Islamophobia (Studies)

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 4:45pm
Sponsored By: 
International Islamophobia Studies Research Association (IISRA) Inaugural conference

Abstracts are due by May 31st, 2022
Response to abstracts by June 5th, 2022
Conference dates: July 14-16, 2022

25 May 2022

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The Islamic Movement in Israel

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am
online
Sponsored By: 
The University of California Los Angeles Center for Near Eastern Studies

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh
10-11 am Pacific Time.

The University of California Los Angeles Center for Near Eastern Studies presents a free webinar: The Islamic Movement in Israel. Speaker: Tilde Rosmer. Wednesday,

25 May 2022

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Countering Anti-Muslim Opposition to Mosque and Islamic Center Construction and Expansion

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

Webinar speakers:

• Dr. Elizabeth Yates – Researcher and Report Co-author; Senior Researcher, Anti-Semitism Human Rights First
• Dr. Sultan Chaudhry – President, McLean Islamic Center
• Rachel Brown – Founder and Executive Director, Over Zero
• Dr. Kathleen Foley – Mayor of Cold Spring, NY; Founder and Principal, Mirador Consulting, LLC
• Amy V. Doukoure, ESQ. – Civil Rights Attorney, CAIR MI
• Dalia Mogahed – Director of Research, ISPU

28 May 2022

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A Zoom discussion on the essays from “Black Muslim Portraiture in the Modern Atlantic” The Muslim World Journal - Special Issue

Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Online
Sponsored By: 
Duke Islamic Studies Center and Howard University

To register, visit here.

These conversations focus on five Black art figures of Muslim heritage: (1) Ayuba Suleiman Diallo (2) Yarrow Mamout, (3) Joseph Cinqué (4) Omar Ibn Sayyid and (5) The Bashi-Bazouk. They offer various interpretations, but this is precisely the reason this conversation is so vital. Then there’s the fact that these images are all of men and Black people, allowing us to question the male bias and racial assumptions in modern visual culture.

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