Events

16 Jun 2020 – 18:30 - 19:30
The Guardian Live
In Conversation with Ilhan Omar

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar will talk about her new book, This is What America Looks Like. As the first refugee, the first Somali-American and one of the first two Muslim women to serve in the United States Congress, Omar has become a powerful voice for the vulnerable, standing up to divisive right-wing politics. Along with Alexandriaaaa

24 Jun 2020 – 16:00 (BST)
M&C Saatchi World Services
The ISIS Reader w/ Haroro J. Ingram, Craig Whiteside & Charlie Winter

In the wake of its ‘Caliphate’ declaration in 2014, the self-described Islamic State has been the focus of countless academic papers, government studies, media commentaries and documentaries. Despite all this attention, persistent myths continue to shape—and misdirect—public understanding and strategic policy decisions. Going beyond the descriptive and the sensationalist, this volume presents and analyses aaaa

20 Aug 2020 – 14:00
The Council for Arab-British Understanding
Stealing from the Saracens, with Diana Darke

The Council for Arab-British Understanding (Caabu) invites you to an online book launch with author Diana Darke, who will speak about her book Stealing from the Saracens: How Islamic Architecture Shaped Europe.