Boston

2009 Oct 10

New Muslim Cool Screening, Q and A with Hamsa Pérez

(All day)

Location: 

485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138
On October 10, 2009, the Pluralism Project co-sponsored a screening of New Muslim Cool at the Sackler Museum at Harvard University.  Directed by Jennifer Maytorena Taylor, this film tells the true life story of Hamza Pérez, a Puerto Rican American hip hop artist who converted to Islam at age 21. Before the screening, the Sackler Museum offered extended hours for the special exhibit, Sacred Spaces: The World of Dervishes, Fakirs and Sufis. After the film, Hamza Pérez answered questions from the nearly 300 students, faculty, staff,... Read more about New Muslim Cool Screening, Q and A with Hamsa Pérez
2002 Oct 16

Pluralism Project Student Research Conference 2002

(All day)

Location: 

12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
On October 16, 2002, Pluralism Project staff, researchers, and friends gathered at the Barker Center for the 2002 student research conference, featuring presentations by Pluralism Project summer research interns. Schedule 4:00 p.m. Opening remarks by Dr. Diana Eck 4:10–5:10 p.m. Muslim Communities in America
  • St. Louis and Kansas City Muslim Communities - Milia Islam
  • Muslim Communities in Rhode Island - Omar Haque
  • The Politics of Women's Worship: Space, Activism, and Interfaith Horizons in American Islam - Iza Hussin
5:10–5:30 p.m.... Read more about Pluralism Project Student Research Conference 2002
2000 Sep 01

Interfaculty Working Group, 2000–2001

Fri Sep 1 (All day) to Thu May 31 (All day)

Location: 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
This interfaculty working group gathered together colleagues from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, the Law School, the Divinity School, the Medical School, the Business School, the Kennedy School of Government, and the Graduate School of Education, all of whom are interested in the changing religious, cultural, and ethnic landscape of the United States in the light of America's new immigration in the post-1965 period. Our hope for this working group would be to engage people who are interested in thinking together about the questions raised by the new immigration --historians, sociologists... Read more about Interfaculty Working Group, 2000–2001

Jews And Muslims Celebrate Holidays Together

September 22, 2009

Author: Neal Simpson

Source: Wicked Local Newton

http://www.wickedlocal.com/newton/news/lifestyle/religion/x2023999912/Jews-and-Muslims-celebrate-holidays-together

Laden with bundles of kugel, challah and koshari, several dozen twenty-somethings filed into a Beacon Street brownstone in Brookline last Monday for an unusual feast.

They weren’t necessarily celebrating the same...

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Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 26 November 2018.

Phone: 617-427-2636
Email: yusufi@masboston.org [home], yusufi@masboston.org [home]
Website: http://isbcc.org
[flickr_set id="72157621939160790"] History The Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) is the third expansion of the Islamic Society of Boston (ISB) since 1981.  In the late eighties, the Boston Redevelopment Authority set aside the area in Roxbury for a religious and cultural... Read more about Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center

Eglise Baptiste Elim

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 5 August 2009.

Phone: 617-782-4524

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