Preventing Islamophobia Workshop & Community Celebration

Event date 5 Oct '18 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
Event location IUPUI University Library • 755 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, 46202, IN, United States
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Help us celebrate the community’s efforts to prevent anti-Muslim bias, learn how you can fight anti-Muslim prejudice, and meet the people who can help you do it.

Location: IUPUI University Library, Lilly Auditorium

Tentative Schedule:

9AM Greetings and introductory remarks by Millennium Chair Edward Curtis

9:15 Presentations by Winners of Community Competition to Prevent Islamophobia:
*Youth Photography Project by Downey Street Christian Church & Islamic Society of North America
*Islamophobia Prevention Youth Workshops, by CANDLES Holocaust Museum
*Training Muslim Youth to Challenge Islamophobia, by American Friends Service Committee
*Muslim Folklore Theater Workshop for Children, by Kristopher Steege and Hadeiyah Ameen
*Displaying Local Muslim Poetry, by Brick Street Poetry

10:15 Networking: Meet the Award Winners & Brainstorm What to Do Next

11:00 Lunch 

11:45-1:00 Keynote Speech: “The Roots of Islamophobia and What You Can Do About It”

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11 months agoAdd to Calender 2018-10-05 13:00:00 2018-10-05 13:00:00 Preventing Islamophobia Workshop & Community Celebration Help us celebrate the community’s efforts to prevent anti-Muslim bias, learn how you can fight anti-Muslim prejudice, and meet the people who can help you do it. Location: IUPUI University Library, Lilly Auditorium Tentative Schedule: 9AM Greetings and introductory remarks by Millennium Chair Edward Curtis 9:15 Presentations by Winners of Community Competition to Prevent Islamophobia: *Youth Photography Project by Downey Street Christian Church & Islamic Society of North America *Islamophobia Prevention Youth Workshops, by CANDLES Holocaust Museum *Training Muslim Youth to Challenge Islamophobia, by American Friends Service Committee *Muslim Folklore Theater Workshop for Children, by Kristopher Steege and Hadeiyah Ameen *Displaying Local Muslim Poetry, by Brick Street Poetry 10:15 Networking: Meet the Award Winners & Brainstorm What to Do Next 11:00 Lunch  11:45-1:00 Keynote Speech: “The Roots of Islamophobia and What You Can Do About It” IUPUI University Library America/New_York public Faith Immigration Peace #islamophobia