Special Virtual Panel

The Islamic History Month’s Special Virtual Panel:

Multiple Manifestations of Being Muslim

You are cordially invited to participate in the panel of experts sponsored by the ECMC Chair in Islamic Studies, Department of Political Science, and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (MEIS) research group:

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM (MDT)
Where: Zoom webinar. Please register HERE.

Panellists and Presentation Titles:

Yasmeen Abu-Laban: History of the Present: Anti-Muslim Racism
Manijeh Mannani (Athabasca University, Modern Languages and Cultural Studies): Mawlānā, Madonna, and Now Ivanka!
Jocelyn Hendrickson: Leaving Iberia: Islamic Law and Christian Conquest in North West Africa
Ann McDougall: Being Muslim Today in‘Islamic West Africa’
Joseph Hill: Islamic Mysticism/Sufism in Africa
Michael Frishkopf: Sounding Edmonton’s Aga Khan Garden: The Language of the Birds in Virtual Reality
Mojtaba Mahdavi: Counter-History of the Present: The Myth of Muslim Exceptionalism