American Muslim Women’s Association: Interfaith Movie & Exhibition

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Saturday, November 2, 2013 - Wednesday, November 6, 2013
10:00 am - 7:00 pm


Description

“Prince Among Slaves” the amazing true story of Abdul Rahman Ibrahma Sori, an African prince enslaved in the Americas.
“Forgotten Roots: African American Muslims in Early America”
Through a range of artifacts, diaries, documents and photographs this exhibition show how newly transported African Muslims played significant roles as explorers, entrepreneurs, educators and patriotic servicemen in America during the 18th & 19th centuries. It presents vignettes of figures, enslaved and free, known for their passion for freedom, pioneering spirit, and steadfast faith. (From America’s Islamic Heritage Museum, Washington DC) We welcome school trips, religious organizations and other groups. For movie and exhibition tour schedule contact mail@amwa.us



Event Location and Ticket Information

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ArtsWestchester
31 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains, New York
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2013 - Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Times: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Ticket pricing:
Free event

Presenter: ArtsWestchester
Presenter Phone: 914-428-4220



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