|Muslim Journeys Book Discussion: "Acts of Faith" by Eboo Patel|
Event Type: Book Group|
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Join Samina Hadi-Tabassum, Associate Professor, Dominican University, for a discussion of "Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation" by Eboo Patel, an American Muslim from India.Library: Oak Park Public Library Main Branch
Patel is the former Lund-Gill Chair at Dominican University and the founder of the Interfaith Youth Core, a Chicago-based international nonprofit building the interfaith youth movement. A regular contributor to the Washington Post, National Public Radio, and CNN, Patel was appointed by President Obama to the Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
This discussion is part of the community-wide series Bridging Cultures: Muslim Journeys', designed to provide area residents with a comprehensive introduction to Islamic art, culture and history.
Hosted by Oak Park Public Library, River Forest Public Library and Dominican University’s Rebecca Crown Library, Muslim Journeys is funded through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Learn more about Muslim Journeys.
Location: Second Floor - Veterans Room
Contact: Adult & Teen Services
Contact Number: 708.452.3440