All programs will be held in the Cohen Library Archives (5th floor) located in the NAC Building at 160 Convent Ave. (Convent Ave. between 136th & 138th St.) New York, NY 10031. For directions, click here. All events are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. Please join us!
Islam, Gender and Everyday Life
A talk by Prof. Ali Mirsepassi, Director of the Iranian Studies Initiative at NYU, inspired by Fatima Mernissi's Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 5-7pm
|The Unexpected Taj Mahal
Cohen Archives Gallery
November 4 - December 31, 2013
An exhibition of photographs by Prof. Haitham Abduallah of the Taj Mahal, showing the cultural traditions as well as modern context of the monument. There will be a daily screening of the film Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World, one of the films awarded to CCNY Libraries as part of the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf.