Muslim Journeys: Collection Development and Programming Grants

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Sunday, June 24, 2012 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
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Speaker: Lainie Castle-Cimfel, Project Manager, ALA/PPO
Speaker: Patti Van Tuyl, Senior Program Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities
Speaker: Terrilyn Chun, Public Programming and Community Outreach Manager, Multnomah County Library
Speaker: Tim Grimes, Manager, Community Relations and Marketing Dept., Ann Arbor District Library
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The Muslim Journeys Bookshelf is an NEH initiative, co-presented with ALA, that seeks to increase Americans’ understanding of the rich cultural heritage associated with Islamic civilizations around the world by providing public libraries with a new set of resources, vetted by scholars, that will introduce Muslim cultures to Americans and foster appreciation of the pluralism of cultural forms and traditions within the Muslim world. Attend this session to learn more about applying for the collection and developing related community programs.

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