Anthropology of Islam in the Americas

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Anthropology of Islam in the Americas

This group is designed for anyone interested in the study of Islam in the Americas. Its purpose is to share resources and ideas on the topic. It is also meant to create an online network of people interested in the study of Islam in the Americas.

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Latest Activity: Apr 11, 2013

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"Latino" Muslims 1 Reply

Following the completion of my PhD this semester, one of my primary tasks as an anthropologist will be to focus on Latino Muslim communities.  In 2007, I began this effort during a trip to Cuba as a…Continue

Started by Michael Vicente Perez. Last reply by Lucía Cirianni Salazar Apr 4, 2012.

US Officials Worry about Latino Muslim Converts

I found this article on NPR.  Here's the opening paragraph: The FBI arrested…Continue

Started by Michael Vicente Perez Mar 17, 2011.

Sources

I'd like to develop a source list on the topic of this group.  To get the ball rolling, here are two articles I have found useful.…Continue

Started by Michael Vicente Perez Jan 22, 2011.

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Comment by Mohammad Bilal Nasir on December 2, 2011 at 11:57pm

Next term I plan to pursue an independent study focusing on Islam in the Americas. Although much of my work will focus on North America, works/discussions on Muslims in Central and South America will be included. At the end of the term, I plan to put together a working syllabus for a potential class on Islam in the Americas. I will be sure to post it on this forum and hopefully will receive some feedback from the rest of you!

 

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