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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

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UW-Eau Claire and L.E. Phillips Memorial
Public Library To Present Series of
Lectures and Films on the Middle East

MAILED: Oct. 1, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire assistant professor of history Kate Lang is one of four nationally known scholars in the field of Islamic studies who will present a series of lectures and films on identity and conflict, justice, civil society and families in the Middle East this fall in Eau Claire.
          The three contemporary films from the Middle East and North Africa depict complexities of Islamic life today. A panel discussion and lecture series complement the film presentations.

          For information about these programs, call (715) 839-5004 or email.
          This program series is sponsored by UW-Eau Claire’s Office of Academic Affairs, Center for International Education, College of Arts and Sciences, history department and the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library. The series is funded in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council, with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The Wisconsin Humanities Council supports public programs that engage the people of Wisconsin in the exploration of human cultures, ideas and values.
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Updated: October 24, 2002