September 19, 2017
7:00 pm
Center for Faith and Vocation

Moving from Majority to Minority: Middle East Refugees

This seminar will focus on the experience of those who move from Middle Eastern contexts to new places where they are often viewed with suspicion.

Keynote speaker

Joshua Landis is the Director of the Center for Middle East Studies, and professor in the University of Oklahoma’s College of International Studies. He is interviewed regularly on platforms like PBS News Hour, Charlie Rose Show, CNN,and Fox News for his insights into current events involving Syria.

Respondent

Rima Shahid Khan has been the Executive Director of the Muslim Alliance of Indiana since October 2015, in which capacity she seeks to cultivate interfaith harmony, build a diverse, inclusive Hoosier Muslim community, and preserve civil liberties for all Hoosiers.