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TEACHING ISLAM IN THE POST-9/11 UNIVERSITY

Friday, February 1, 2013
  10 a.m.–Noon


Location: CHASS Interdisciplinary Bldg South 1128
  Parking Information

Category: Lecture

Description:
The UCR Department of Women's Studies and the Institute for the Study of Immigrant Religions (ISIR) presents

 

TEACHING ISLAM IN THE POST-9/11 UNIVERSITY

A Roundtable Discussion among Scholar-Teachers of Islamic Studies

 

This roundtable discussion will explore issues of Islam, religion, and race in post-9/11 U.S. universities and institutions of higher learning. Scholar-teachers of Islam will examine the racialized politics of civic space in post-9/11 classrooms.

 


NEXT Friday, February 1, 2013

Time: 10am - Noon

Location: INTS 1128 at UCR 

CHASS Interdisciplinary Building Screening Room (UCR, Riverside, CA)


 

FEATURING:

- Zayn Kassam, Ph.D. (Pomona College, John Knox McLean Professor of Religious Studies)

- Aysha Hidayatullah, Ph.D. (University of San Francisco, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies)

- Martin Nguyen, Ph.D. (Fairfield University, Assistant Professor of Islamic Religious Traditions)

 

With UCR faculty:

- Sherine Hafez, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, Women’s Studies and MEIS)

- Muhamad Ali, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Religious Studies, SEATRiP, MEIS)

 

Facilitated by Tammy C. Ho, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Women's Studies)

 

Seating is limited. RSVP to ucrwmst.rsvp@gmail.com.

 

Interested educators, faculty, and graduate students who would like to join further discussion with the visiting scholars around issues of pedagogy, email ucrwmst.rsvp@gmail.com.

 

Free and open to the public. Campus Parking $ 6 per day.

 

This event is generously co-sponsored by the Viral Ports, Virtual Currents: A 2012-13 Andrew W. Mellon Workshop in the Humanities, SEATRiP, and the Departments of Ethnic Studies and Religious Studies. The ISIR is sponsored by Mellon through the Center for Ideas and Society.


Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Center for Ideas & Society

Contact Information:
Renee DeGuire
951 827-1556
renee.deguire@ucr.edu