The Massachusetts Historical Society announces the seventh event in its 2006-2007 season of the Immigration and Urban History Seminars.
Date: Thursday, May 17, 2007
Aisha Lamb Sobh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Identity and (Be)-longing: Muslim participation in American Society, 1965-2001”
Comment: Diana Eck, Harvard University
All seminars take place at the society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02215, and commence at 5:15 PM. As always, the seminar involves the discussion of a pre-circulated paper. After a brief introduction by Ms. Sobh, a commentary by Prof. Eck, and a rebuttal by Ms. Sobh, the session will be opened to general discussion by the audience. After the event, the Society will serve a light buffet supper. To make a reservation, please email Suzanne Carroll at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-646-0513.
The event is free and open to the public. There is a charge to subscribe to the papers for the season. To receive the papers by post, please send a check payable to the society at the contact information below for $25. To receive papers by a username and password which allows access to a secure page on our website where the papers may be downloaded in PDF format, please send $15. Please mark your check with the name of the seminar you are subscribing. Please also note the society also hosts two other seminars, Early American History and Environmental History.
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