Islam in Europe & America: Day 1

Please note: The conference is open to all; registration is recommended via email to religion@gc.cuny.edu

Day 1: May 4th, 2011 – Conference Brochure

Opening remarks
Provost and Distinguished Professor of History
Chase Robinson and Bryan Turner, Director of the Religion Committee and Presidential Professor of
Sociology, CUNY Graduate Center
Room C198

Jocelyne Cesari
(Government, Harvard University)
“Behaving, Belonging, Believing: Religiosity Among Muslims in Europe and America.”
Respondent: John Torpey (Sociology, CUNY)
Room C198

Afternoon tea and coffee

Danièle Hervieu-Léger
(Sociology, L’ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales)
“The Rise of the Religious Subject: Some Reflections on the Historical Development of religious individualism.”
Room C198

Christian Joppke
(Political Science, American University of Paris)
“Can Muslims Live in a Liberal Society?”
Respondents: Sam Heilman (Sociology, CUNY) and John Wallach (Political Science, CUNY).
Proshansky Auditorium


Islam in Europe & America: Day 1
Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Time: 12:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Room C198

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