Muslim American Identities: A 2017 NEH Summer Seminar for School Teachers July 9-28

What does it mean to be Muslim & American?

You are invited to explore this fascinating and important question this coming summer. You will read compelling texts and conduct engaging field trips as you study the diverse facets of Muslim American identity, both as grounded in the past and as experienced in the present. As an NEH Summer Scholar, you will reflect on and discuss thirty primary source documents and two major academic monographs; visit two mosques; and make a final presentation about how you will integrate teaching about Muslim Americans into your classroom.


APPLICATION DUE: March 1, 2017

NOTIFICATION: March 31, 2017

STIPEND: $2,700

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