The II brings campus experts and community leaders together to discuss this contemporary issue. U-M faculty will be joined by the mayor of Hamtramck, MI, and the director of Immigrant Affairs with the Mayor’s Office for the City of Detroit. An audience Q&A follows. The event is free and open to the public. It will be live-streamed at ii.umich.edu. Follow @iimichigan live on Twitter, questions will be taken using #IIRoundTable.
The panelists are:
• Hussein Anwar Fancy (moderator): Department of History, U-M
• Sally Howell: Department of History, UM-Dearborn
• Karen Majewski: Mayor of Hamtramck, MI, and Project Manager with the Institute for Research on Labor, Employment, and the Economy, U-M
• Fayrouz Saad: Director of Immigrant Affairs with the Mayor’s Office, City of Detroit
• Andrew Shryock: Department of Anthropology, U-M
|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||AEM Featured, Anthropology, Detroit, History, International, Middle East Studies, Multicultural, Muslim, Politics|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from International Institute, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies, Global Islamic Studies Center, Department of Anthropology, Department of History, Arab and Muslim American Studies (AMAS)|
The Global Islamic Studies Center organizes a number of public events each year such as lectures, conferences, and films, many in collaboration with other U-M units. Please use our searchable events calendar for information about upcoming programs sponsored by GISC and the Interdisciplinary Islamic Studies Seminar (IISS).