Program: Two lectures as part of a mini-course on "Muslims in America: Muslims in a Global Context": (1) "The Roots of American Islam" and (2) "Islam, the Black Nation, and the Ummah"
Location: Room 2400, Sennot Square, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Dates/Times: Friday, March 18 - Sunday, March 20, 2016
Description: This one-credit mini-course is part of a series organized by regions around the world based on their role on the world stage, their importance within the Muslim world, and the critical influence they play in the global community. The series seeks to illuminate the various perspectives of the Muslim community around the world. Drawing upon the expertise and research of participating faculty from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, and our partners at institutions around the world, the mini-course series seeks to have students, and all attendees, gain an understanding of the religious, cultural, economical and political influences of Muslims in a global context.
For more information: http://www.ucis.pitt.edu/global/mini-course/america