Date(s) - 04/23/18
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. When Law is Not Enough: Controversies over Muslim Rights in the US — Nadia Marzouki
Monday, April 23, 2018 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Nadia Marzouki is Research Fellow at the Abdallah S. Kamel Center for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization at Yale Law School and a Research Fellow at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) in Paris.
Her work examines public controversies about Islam in Europe and the United States and debates about religious freedom and democratization in North Africa. She is the author of Islam: An American Religion (2017) and co-editor of two books: Religious Conversions in the Mediterranean World (with Olivier Roy, 2013) and Saving the People: How Populists Hijack Religion (with Roy and Duncan McDonnell, 2016).
This event is part of the MENA Monday Night series, a partnership between Northwestern’s MENA Program and the Evanston Public Library aimed at expanding the public’s understanding of the MENA region and fostering a forum for questions and dialogue. MENA Monday Night programs are free of charge and open to the public.
co-sponsored by One Book One Northwestern: