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Imaginaries about Muslims: Before and After Trump

April 13, 2017 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Donald Trump’s first month in office has seen continuing and escalating anti-Muslim rhetoric and policy. Join us for a cross-disciplinary discussion where:

- Sherene Seikaly (History) reflects on the history of Muslims as public enemies

- Juan Campo (Religious Studies) examines institutional factors leading to the rise of Islamophobia

- Laila Sakr (Film & Media Studies) explores the virtual body politic of social media as it circulates the fear and myth of the Muslim nation

 

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