Here is a list of recent CAS events, and non-CAS events:
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Rehabilitating Ali: Historiography and The Tools of Orthodoxy 2022.09.15

CAS Event Thursday, September 15, 12:30 - 1:45pm Space is limited - registration required. Register here . This event is in person, and location will be given upon registration. A research presentation by Nebil Husayn (Religious Studies: Miami University), with Aun Hasan Ali (Religious Studies: CU Boulder) and John Matthew Willis (History: CU Boulder) responding. Islam’s fourth caliph, Ali, can be considered one of the most revered figures in Islamic...

The Demonization of Malcolm X and the Sanitization of Dr. Martin Luther King 2022.09.15

CAS Event Thursday, September 15, 6pm - 7:30pm Eaton Humanities 250 A public talk by Nebil Husayn (Religious Studies: Miami University) This lecture challenges the ways in which two icons of the 1960s, Dr. King and Malcolm X, are popularly characterized as rivals. Dr. Nebil Husayn argues that the two icons, in fact, represented a radical black tradition of political action that was subversive to narratives of American exceptionalism. As...