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Let's Talk About It
Reading & Discussion Series
Learn more about the people, places, history, faith, and cultures of Muslims in the United States and around the world. All discussions will be held on Saturdays from 10 - 11:30 a.m., and will be led by Nevine El Nossery, Ph.D., of the UW-Madison Department of French and Italian. Books are available for check out at the service desk. Below is the list of books and discussion dates:
Feb. 15 - Book 1: In the Country of Men by Hisham Matar
March 8 - Book 2: Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
April 12 - Book 3: House of Stone by Anthony Shadid
May 3 - Book 4: Broken Verses by Kamila Shamsie
May 24 - Book 5: Dreams of Trespass by Fatima Mernissi
Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association. The Verona Public Library is one of 125 libraries and state humanities councils participating in this national initiative. Throughout 2014, the NEH and ALA are also providing access to Oxford Islamic Studies Online.
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