Thursday, January 28, 2010

Upcoming Lecture on Islam and Violence

The Muslim Students' Association at Texas A&M is hosting an event on February 3, 2010 titled "Islam and Violence: Muslim Responses to Terrorism." The lecture will be given by Dr. John Voll, a professor of Islamic history and associate director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University. He is the author of Islam: Continuity and Change in the Modern World, and is editor, author, or co-author of seven additional books -- among many other distinctions. The main goal of this event is to help educate the community to clear up misconceptions, develop an understanding of Islam, and open channels of communication. The event will be held in Rudder 601 at 6:45 p.m.

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