Islamic Cultural Preservation & Information Council [ICPIC] presents for the Muslim American Community: “Our Legacy and Future Destiny”, featuring guest speaker Imam Faheem Shuaibe. There will also be a screening of the film, New Muslim Cool.
The event will be held April 16th, 10am – 7pm, at the Philadelphia Masjid/Sister Clara Muhammad School, 4700 Wyalusing Ave., Philadelphia Pa 19139. Admission is $5 and the public is welcome.
Invited panelists included: Dr. Khalid Blankinship, Dr. Zain Abdullah, Hamza Perez, Imam Muhammad Abdul-Aleem, Imam Amin Nathari, Imam Malik Mubashir, Minister Rodney Muhammad, Sister Rashidah Abdul Khabeer, Margari Aziza Hill, Yours Truly, and CAIR-Pa.
Session One: The Legacy – Muslims in early American history; the growth and development of the Muslim American Community in the 20th Century.
Session Two: Our Future Destiny – The Muslim community living in post-9/11 America; where do we go from here, 2000 – onward? gender equality; unity in diversity; our shared freedom space and Islamophobia.
For information on the event and vending, contact Abdul Rahim: 610-352-0424 or 215-222-0520. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. This even is sponsored by the Philadelphia Masjid, Pennsylvania Humanities Council, Muslim Journal, and the Philadelphia Cultural Fund.