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Monday, March 18

Islamophobia and Antisemitism: Perspectives From Europe and the US
Time:
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Presenter:
Paul Silverstein abd Jeanette Jouili
Location:
William Pitt Union Room 630
Sponsored by:
European Studies Center and Global Studies Center along with Religious Studies, Nordenberg Scholars and and the Jewish Studies Program

This event is an open conversation with Paul A. Silverstein,Professor of Anthropology at Reed College and Jeanette Jouili, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Silverstein's current research focuses on the laboring and political experience of post-war North African immigrant coalminers as a a story of the fate of Europe"s cosmopolitan identity. Dr. Jouili's research and teaching interests include Islam in Europe, secularism, pluralism, popular culture, moral and aesthetic practices, and gender.