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Salons at Stowe 3.23.17

Unpacking Islamophobia
March 23, 2017   6-7:30 PM
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

What is Islamophobia? How is it harmful? What can we do about it?

In the wake of an increase in hate crimes against U.S. Muslims, join the conversation with featured guests:

Aida Mansoor, Muslim Coalition of Connecticut; Imam Sami Aziz, Wesleyan University and Common Ground Services; and Vjosa Qerimi, Common Ground Services



5:30 PM Social Time

6-7:30 PM Program


Suggested Reading

Addressing the rise of Islamophobia in Trump’s America 

We can fight back against Trump’s Islamophobia 


Since 2008, the Stowe Center has brought community members together at Salons at Stowe, spirited discussion of contemporary issues to foster engagement and community action. Virtual visitors are invited to check out the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center's Salon blog at: SalonsAtStowe.blogspot.com to post thoughts, comments and ideas before or after a Salon.

A FREE event thanks to members and donors and: 

Aetna Foundation Inc.; Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.; Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development, Office of the Arts; CT Humanities; Elizabeth Carse Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee; George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America Co-Trustee; Greater Hartford Arts Council; Greater Hartford Arts Council's United Arts Campaign; Hartford Foundation for Public Giving; Jewelers Mutual; Lincoln Financial Foundation; Pratt & Whitney; Robinson + Cole LLP; Tauck World of Giving; The Hartford; Travelers; United Technologies Corporation; William Beecher Scoville Foundation; William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund.