The Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys is a collection of books and DVDs selected to help public audiences in the United States become more familiar with the people, places, history, faith, and cultures of Muslims around the world and within the U.S. It is a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities, conducted in cooperation with the American Library Association. Support was provided by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York. Additional support for the arts and media components was provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.
Developed by Kambiz Ghanea Bassiri, Reed College. While the large presence of Muslims in the United States dates to the 1960s, Muslims have been a part...Show more Developed by Kambiz Ghanea Bassiri, Reed College. While the large presence of Muslims in the United States dates to the 1960s, Muslims have been a part of the history of America since colonial times. American Muslims’ stories draw attention to ways in which people of varying religious, cultural, ethnic, and racial backgrounds interact to shape both their communities’ identities and our collective past. Show less
The Story of An American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of A Generation
Book - 2007