Congregation Beth David will be hosting Sumbul Ali-Karamali, author of The Muslim Next Door: The Qur’an, the Media, and that Veil Thing, and a contributor to the Huffington Post. Sumbul will tell about her experiences growing up Muslim and female in California, and also address persistent misconceptions and misinformation that about Islam.
Sumbul is a practicing Muslim who grew up in Los Angeles. She has a law degree and practiced corporate law in San Francisco for several years, and then earned an advanced degree in Islamic Law at University of London. There will be a reception with book sales & signing after her presentation, and a small donation is requested at this event.
WHEN: Thursday, December 9, 2010, 7:30 pm, Saratoga
WHERE: Congregation Beth David, 19700 Prospect Road, Saratoga.