The Bediuzzaman Said Nursi Chair in Islamic Studies is proud to sponsor the Ninth Annual Week of Islamic Art and Culture at JCU from April 18-22.
Monday, April 18, there will be a showing of the film, Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World
Tuesday, April 19, the film Cities of Light: The Rise and Fall of Islamic Spain will be shown
Friday, April 22, Ali Asani, Ph.D., who is Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures and the Director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Islamic Studies Program at Harvard University will present a talk entitled: “God is Beautiful and Loves Beauty: Fostering Literacy About Islam Through the Arts.”
All events will take place at 7 p.m. in the Donahue Auditorium of the Dolan Science Center. For more information, please visit http://sites.jcu.edu/nursichair/2016/02/09/9th-annual-week-of-islamic-art-and-culture/