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Contemporary Muslim Writers Book Club: ‘Alif the Unseen’ by G Willow Wilson

June 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

5$

Contemporary Muslim Writers (in English) Book Club: 21st Century Novels
with Kurosh Amoui, PhD candidate

Noor Cultural Centre is delighted to offer this 4-part introductory Book Club series on 21st Century Muslim writers in English.  Each session will comprise a lecture followed by reading group discussion.
This first season of the Book Club is dedicated exclusively to 21st century works of fiction. (Texts from the 20th century, and also texts in other genres (poetry, play, etc) are planned for future series, inshallah)

Sessions-

Alif the Unseen‘ (2012) by G. Willow Wilson – Saturday June 22

Home Fire‘ (2017) by Kamila Shamsie – Saturday August 17

Minaret‘ (2005) by Leila Aboulela – Saturday September 22

Reluctant Fundamentalist‘ (2007) by Mohsin Hamid – Saturday October 19

Time: 2-5 pm
Location: Lower Social Room, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission:$5

This program is curated and facilitated by Kurosh Amoui, PhD candidate in Social & Political Thought at York University, Toronto.

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
5$
Website:
https://noorculturalcentre.ca/contemporary-muslim-writers-in-english-book-club-21st-century-novels/

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