Join us for a special talk and discussion with Denise Spellberg, American scholar, and author. In this discussion, Spellberg will speak about Islam’s role in American religious freedom, and will closely examine Jefferson’s insights regarding Islam through his engagement with the Qur’an.
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Refreshments will be provided.
Denise Spellberg is an American scholar of Islamic history and author of the spellbinding history, Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an: Islam and the Founders. Spellberg is an associate professor of history and Middle Eastern studies at the University of Texas at Austin.
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