“ISLAM: IMAGE AND REALITY” Town Hall Meeting with Panel

What: DePaul University’s Islamic World Studies Program, PBS and WETA, with sponsorship from DePaul’s College of Liberal Arts & Sciences’ Global Voices series and The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, would like to invite you to the second Town Hall Meeting in the Islam: Image versus Reality series, which will prescreen clips from several of the films to be shown in the America at a Crossroads series produced by WETA, the Washington, D.C. PBS station. The films, airing April 15th – April 20th from 8 – 10 p.m. on PBS, explore the challenges confronting the world since 9/11. The Town Hall Meeting will include a panel discussion and Q & A following the film clip screenings.


When: February 28th, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Where: DePaul’s Merle Reskin Theatre
60 East Balbo Drive

Who: Richard Perle
Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security
Policy and former Chairman of the Defense Policy Board, U.S.
Department of Defense

Abdul Bari Atwan
London based editor-in-chief of Al-Quds Al-Arabi, an Arabic
language daily

Mahmood Mandani
Professor of Governmental Studies at Columbia University

Sherman Jackson
Professor of Islamic Law at the University of Michigan

Host Dr. Aminah Beverly McCloud
Director of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University

Learn more at pbs.org or wttw.com

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