Humanities in Class: Webinar Series

Islam in America: A Cultural History

Lead Scholar: Ellen Anne McLarney (Fellow, 2011–12)

January 26, 2017

This webinar will pose the question, “What does it mean to be a Muslim American?” by addressing local and global, national and transnational identities. Through an introduction of a brief history of Islam in America, teachers will gain foundational knowledge necessary for understanding the contemporary cultural life of Muslim Americans.

Subjects: History; Islam; Muslims; Religious Identity; Cultural History