Events

Fall 2018 Zaytuna College Book Club: Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Dec 13

time6:30 - 9:00pm

location2401 Le Conte Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA

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2018-12-13 18:30:00 2018-12-13 21:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Fall 2018 Zaytuna College Book Club: Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee Join Imam Zaid Shakir for an engaging conversation on the history and struggles of Native Americans in American history. Our December Book Club Meeting will be held on Thursday, December 14th, with a discussion on the book Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown.   Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown's classic, eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. Don’t miss an event that retells a story that should never be forgotten. Doors open at 6:30 P.M. The program starts at 7:00 P.M. sharp.Free Event RSVP here 2401 Le Conte Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA Zaytuna College

Join Imam Zaid Shakir for an engaging conversation on the history and struggles of Native Americans in American history. Our December Book Club Meeting will be held on Thursday, December 14th, with a discussion on the book Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown.  

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown's classic, eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century.

Don’t miss an event that retells a story that should never be forgotten. 

Doors open at 6:30 P.M. The program starts at 7:00 P.M. sharp.

Free Event 

RSVP here

Speakers

Co-Founder

Imam Zaid Shakir has taught courses in Arabic, Islamic spirituality, contemporary Muslim thought, and Shafi’i fiqh at Zaytuna College. He presently teaches Islamic history and politics. He speaks and writes on a wide range of topics and has become a voice of conscience for American Muslims as well as people of other faiths. He is regularly included as one of the Western world’s most influential Muslim scholars in The Muslim 500, an annual ranking edited by John Esposito and Ibrahim Kalin. He is also one of the signatories of "A Common Word Between Us and You," an open letter by Islamic scholars to Christian leaders that calls for peace and mutual understanding. He holds an MA in Political Science from Rutgers University. He is one of three co-founders of Zaytuna College and serves on its Board of Trustees.