Medieval Islam

Podcast made available on December 19 by Rice University

Rice University associate professor Paula Sanders discusses “Community, Culture and Tolerance in a Medieval Islamic Society” at 2 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Center, 1700 First Colony Blvd., Sugar Land. Sanders specializes in classical Islamic culture and the Fatimids, a political and religious dynasty that dominated North Africa and the Middle East from 909 to 1171. To register for the free program, e-mail

Houston Chronicle

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Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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