Event – November 1 | Ismaili Centre, Burnaby: Hussein Rashid & Karim Gillani – Narratives of Expression: Rethinking Identity & Music in Muslim discourse

An enlightening presentation and discussion on music and identity.

This program will help ‘rethink’ modern understandings of Muslim identity in the contemporary world. Through an exploration of music, the presentations will shed light on the cultural/political forces behind the (re)creation and negotiation of identity and forms of expression and their socio-cultural implications.

Event - November 1 | Ismaili Centre, Burnaby: Narratives of Expression, with Hussein Rashid & Karim Gillani

EVENT: Narratives of Expression
DATE: Saturday, November 1, 2014
TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PST
VENUE: The Ismaili Centre, 4010 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC

Speakers:

Dr. Hussein Rashid
Sounding Off: Constructing National Narratives through Music

Dr. Karim Gillani
From Roots to Routes: (Re) construction of Sufi music in the world of sounds

Register: http://iicanada.org/british-columbia/events/narratives-expression

Poster: http://iicanada.org/sites/default/files/NarrativesOfExpressionInvite.pdf

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