Lecture: Muslims and the Holocaust

Tuesday, November 2, 2021
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
SMITH Rehm Lib
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Lecture - Speaker
Contact
Danielle Kane
3869
Department
McFarland Ctr. for Religion, Ethics and Culture
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https://events.holycross.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=14194

Mehnaz M. Afridi, associate professor of religious studies and director of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Interfaith Education Center at Manhattan College, will discuss discuss her journey with Judaism as a Muslim, her interviews with Holocaust survivors, antisemitism and Islamophobia, and Islam and memory. She is author of "Shoah Through Muslim Eyes" (American Studies Press, 2017). Part of the Kraft-Hiatt Program in Jewish-Christian Understanding. 

Open to Campus Community Only
Categories: Religious Studies

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