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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

20 Mar 2019


The Silk Road on Screen: The Adopted Son (Kyrgyzstan)

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Hillman Library 1st Floor, Latin American Lecture Room
Sponsored By: 
Pitt Global, ULS, CREEES

The Silk Road on Screen Film Series: The Adopted Son (Kyrgyzstan)

Hillman Library, First Floor, Latin American Lecture Room
3-4:30 pm

Wednesday, March 20

This film is an exquisitley composed and photographed child-to-man tale of Kyrgyz villager. Beshkempir is just like an other kid--playing in the mud, getting into trouble, experiencing the first pangs of sexuality--until a fight with his best friend leads to the revelation that he was adopted. Running Time: 81 minutes

18 Mar 2019


Islamophobia and Antisemitism: Perspectives From Europe and the U.S.

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
William Pitt Union 630
Sponsored By: 
European Studies Center, Global Studies Center, Jewish Studies Program

Islamophobia and Antisemitism: Perspectives From Europe and the U.S.

An open conversation led by Paul A. Silverstein (Professor of Anthropology at Reed College) and Jeanette S. Jouili (Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Pittsburgh).

Monday, March 18 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

William Pitt Union, Room 630


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