Regular readers know that one of the things our Center focuses on is Islam and the the Media.  A current project, “Muslims in the Mountain West,” is a study of the history and location of Islam in the seven-state mountain region.  We are conducting this in collaboration with our Center for Asian Studies through a grant from the Social Sciences Research Council.  Recently, we held a very interesting public forum based on that project which we called “Islam: An American Experience.”    Here is a link to a very fine video of that session shot and edited by Paul Dougherty.  It features my colleague and Associate Director of the Center, Nabil Echchaibi.

I point to it because it is such an interesting topic and contains some compelling and enlightening stories…

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