When: Thu., April 23, 6 p.m.
This discussion gets into who Omar Ibn Said was and why his autobiography was of particular relevance. Professor Ala Alryyes of Queens College and Dr. Sylviane Diouf discuss Omar’s historical importance and how his story is still relevant today. The moderator for this panel is Dr. Muhammad Fraser-Rahim, professor at The Citadel.
Price: Free to attend