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Nov06
Muslim Journeys Film Series : Koran by Heart
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults
A global contest reading of the Quran by young Muslim children that takes place in Cairo, Egypt annually during Ramadan. A coming of age story about Muslim kids in modern times.
Nov13
Muslim Journeys Film Series : Islamic Art
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults
In our post-9/11 world, a greater understanding across cultures is more important than ever before, yet the purpose of this program is not simply to provide political or historical context.
Nov20
Muslim Journeys Film Series : Prince Among Slaves
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults
The remarkable true story of an African prince, who endured the humiliation of slavery without ever losing his dignity or hope for freedom. Presented as part of the Maine Humanities Council's Bridging Cultures Bookshelf.
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