As part of the ongoing “Bridging Cultures – Muslim Journeys” event series:

Dr. Heba Musharraf, a Lecturer in Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University, spoke March 27th on the Arabic language and on the tradition of recitation and memorization of the Koran, prior to and following the screening of the related documentary film, “Koran by Heart.”

Next in the series:

“Islamic Art”—Tuesday, April 9th, in the Orangerie, 4:00 p.m.
Three New Jersey-based Islamic artists will exhibit examples of their work within a program of discussion and the screening of the
documentary film, “Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World.”

 

“Unveiled and Unimaginable? Uncovering & Discovering the Ways Islam is Lived,” — Thursday, May 2nd in the Orangerie, 4:00pm
A panel discussion whose speakers will explore various ways that Islam is lived and imagined in America.