Being Brown: Race, Religion, and Violence in Trump’s America

  • When: March 8, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Where: 20 Cooper Square, 7th Floor Atrium
  • Summary: An intersectional conversation about how Islamophobia has colored racial identity in America.
  • Details:

    Being Brown: Race, Religion, and Violence in Trump’s America, will be an intersectional conversation about how Islamophobia has colored racial identity in America. We are bringing together scholars, activists, and journalists together to discuss how anti-Muslim violence, xenophobia, and white supremacy are impacting the lives of Muslim, Arab, Sikh, South Asian, and Latinx Americans today.

    With panelists:

    Laurie Goodstein (The New York Times)
    Jaweed Kaleem (The LA Times)
    Amardeep Singh (Open Society Foundation)
    Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst (University of Vermont)
    Khaled Beydoun (University of Detroit Mercy)

    Moderated by Simran Jeet Singh (NYU)

    SEATING IS LIMITED, PLEASE RSVP HERE.

    An intersectional conversation about how Islamophobia has colored racial identity in America. We are bringing together scholars, activists, and journalists together to discuss how anti-Muslim violence, xenophobia, and white supremacy are impacting the lives of Muslim, Arab, Sikh, South Asian, and Latinx Americans today.

    SEATING IS LIMITED, PLEASE RSVP.

    With panelists:

    Laurie Goodstein (The New York Times)
    Jaweed Kaleem (The LA Times)
    Amardeep Singh (Open Society Foundation)
    Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst (University of Vermont)
    Khaled Beydoun (University of Detroit Mercy)

    Moderated by Simran Jeet Singh (NYU)

    NYU Co-sponsors: Literary Reportage, Religious Studies, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Department of Social & Cultural Analysis, Media, Culture, and Communication, Performance Studies, Islamic Center, Center for Multicultural Education and Programs

    With additional co-sponsorship from: The Sikh Coalition, KAICIID, and the Religion News Association

     

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