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CAIR-Chicago Panel on Islam in the Modern World

CAIR-CHICAGO: UNDERSTANDING ISLAM IN THE MODERN WORLD II

WHAT: The University of Chicago Office of the Vice President and Dean of Students, in partnership with the Chicago office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Chicago) will present the second installment of “Understanding Islam in the Modern World” on November 1, 2006

Speakers, who will include Georgetown Professor John L. Esposito, Ph.D and CAIR-Chicago Ahmed Director M. Rehab, will attempt to diffuse common misperceptions about Islam and Muslims and to shed light on key contemporary events surrounding Muslims and Islam in today’s headlines. Emphasis is placed on audience interaction via a lively question and answer segment following speaker presentations.

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov 1st 2006 – 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Hutch Commons, Reynolds Club, 1st floor, University of Chicago, 5706 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

Event Sponsors: The Muslim Students’ Association, MESSA, Interfaith Dialogue, the Office of the Vice President and Dean of Students in the University, and the Office of the Reynolds Club and Student Activities.

 

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