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.
Topic: ISLAM: IMAGE AND REALITY
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
Professor of Governmental Studies at Columbia University
Professor of Islamic Law at the University of Michigan
Host Dr. Aminah Beverly McCloud
Director of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
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