Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens Memorial Exhibition

4 - 7 p.m.
Kroeber Hall Worth Ryder Art Gallery

Join the CMES for a special exhibit of contemporary painting and sculpture by Libyan and other MENA artists in honor of UC Berkeley alum the late Ambassador Chris Stevens. All proceeds will fund UC Berkeley student travel to the MENA region for language training and engaged scholarship.

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Rise of the Female Imam: Gender Reform in Islam

6 - 7:30 p.m.
Stephens Hall 340
Rabi'a Keeble, Qal’bu Maryam Women’s Mosque, Berkeley & Sherin Khankan, Mariam Mosque, Copenhagen & Amina Wadud, Starr King School for the Ministry, Berkeley & Mairaj Syed, UC Davis

Join the CMES for a thought-provoking conversation on local and global gender reform in Islam, featuring founders of women mosques in California and Denmark and prominent scholars of Islamic studies.

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