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Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys: Home

A joint initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association

What is the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf?

The Bookshelf


About the Project

  Press Release



Muslim Journeys at GSU's Zach S. Henderson Library


 What You Will See




Introductory Video from the American Library Association

[Source: American Library Association, video available at:]

Upcoming Events


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“Let’s Talk About It” is a reading and book discussion program model launched on a nationwide level for libraries by the American Library Association (ALA) in 1982.

To read about Georgia Southern's upcoming "Let's Talk About It" book discussion series, click on the LTAI tab above.


Previous Events

Panel of Scholars on Iraq “Mission Still Ongoing?”

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 12:30 pm, Russell Union 2047 

“The Iran Job”

 Movie night Wednesday, November 13th, 7:15 PM, Russell Union Theatre 

Arabic Club Hosts Arab-American Poet and Author during International Education Week

As part of International Education Week Nov. 11 - 16, the Georgia Southern University Arabic Club in partnership with the Center for International Studies and the Campus Life Enrichment Committee is hosting Mohja Kahf, an Arab-American poet and author on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m. in the Russell Union Ballroom.

Faculty Panel Discussion: “Religious Journeys: A Quest for Harmony”

Henderson Library is hosting a faculty panel discussion featuring Georgia Southern Professors Ahmet Akturk, Hemchand Gossai, Nicole Karapanagiotis and Youssef Salhi. The event is free and will take place in the Nessmith Lane Assembly Hall on Thursday, November 14th at 7:00PM.  The public is welcome to attend.


 (also see the Past Events page for information on other events and exhibits)