Middle East Studies Summer Courses
Classes listed as "online" during Session I or II will meet synchronously online during a portion of their originally scheduled meeting times with additional coursework to be completed asynchronously. Session III online courses are all asynchronous.
MEST 3620 PW1 - Islam in America
Session III, May 26 - August 4, 2020
This course will examine the history of Islam and the experience of Muslims in America from the time of the slave trade to the present day. Through a close analysis of both primary and secondary materials, students will explore - through speaking and writing exercises - the rich diversity of U.S. Muslim communities and their multifaceted contributions to the global umma and the formation of an "American Islam". Fulfills the EP3 and Pluralism requirements in Fordham's core curriculum.
MEST 4701 L21 - Urban Theatre, Music, Dance