University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh

Asian Studies Center, Contact: Shashank Srivastava,

Center for Russian and East European Studies. Contact: Zsuzsanna Magdo,

01 May 2019


American Muslim Poll 2019 Presentation (online streaming)

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
ISPU 1307 L Street NW, Wash DC 2005
Sponsored By: 
Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

Photo: "Candlelight Vigil" by Miki Jourdan (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

How likely were American Muslims to participate in the midterm elections? Does a candidate’s support for the "Muslim ban" help or hurt their run for office? How has Islamophobia changed over the past tumultuous year, and how can it be addressed?

ISPU's fourth annual poll surveys Muslims, Jews, Catholics, Protestants, white Evangelicals, and the non-affiliated to inform national conversations with the voices of everyday Americans.


Islamophobia in India: Stoking Bigotry

A document published by the Islamophobia Studies Center. The Center for Race and Gender (CRG) is an interdisciplinary research center at the University of California Berkeley that fosters explorations of race and gender and their intersections. Specifically, they facilitate on-going research projects through hosting working groups and cutting edge projects, such as the Islamophobia Research & Documentation Project.

15 Apr 2019


"The Realm of the Written: Knowledge Transmission, Scholarly Practices, and Islamic History in West Africa”

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Sponsored By: 
History Department, University of Pittsburgh

Amir Syed, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of History to Present

Bridging Cultures Bookshelf-Muslim Journeys

The "Muslim Journeys" website offers resources for exploring new and diverse perspectives on the people, places, histories, beliefs, and cultures of Muslims in the United States and around the world. Start your journey by choosing a theme or a book.

30 Mar 2019


Memories of Palestine Exhibit Closing Reception

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
302 1/2 N Craig St. Pittsburgh,15213
Sponsored By: 
Muslim Women Association of Pittsburgh

Memories of Palestine Exhibition Closing Reception
Featuring a reception that will show case photos, food, and clothing from Palestine

Closing Reception: Palestinian Food and Clothing. March 30th, 12-4pm
Youth Presentors


06 Apr 2019


3 Faces Film Screening--Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 5:30pm
McConomy Auditorium, Carnegie Mellon University

3 Faces (Se rokh)

Directed by: Jafar Panahi

2018 100 mins

Pittsburgh Premiere
Saturday, April 6, 2019 5:30 pm
McConomy Auditorium, CMU

31 Mar 2019


Interfaith Dialogue on Religious Unity and Tolerance

Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
302 1/2 Craig Street Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
Sponsored By: 
Muslim Women Association of Pittsburgh

Join us for interfaith dialogue on reliigou unity and tolerance
Dialogue is a tool to encourage communication between comunities. This is especially needed now as we experience and increasingly divided nation and international tragic events based on a lack of understanding.

We welcome youth and adults of All faiths.

22 Mar 2019


The Sultan and the Saint

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to 6:30pm
Union Nite Spot

Film Screening: The Sultan and the Saint
A film about Muslim-Christian Peace
Date: March 22nd
Location: Union Nite Spot


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