IUPUI professor’s new book examines ‘Islam in the African Diaspora’

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A new book by Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis professor Edward Curtis examines Islam in the global African diaspora, showing the many ways Islam is practiced by people of African descent while looking at the ways those practices have been influenced by their experience and interpretation of diaspora. Bilal, whose mother was Ethiopian, is the historical […]

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IUPUI University Library joins with community partners to share perspectives on Muslim culture

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Lilly Auditorium, IUPUI University Library Faculty, students and community members are invited to “Muslim Journeys, Human Journeys,” an exploration of the people, places, histories, beliefs and cultures of Muslims in the U.S. and beyond. IU School of Liberal Arts professor Edward Curtis will speak about key themes […]