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The Islamic Literacy Series is a new program at the University of Pennsylvania aimed at increasing the level of understanding among Muslims about their own faith.  Each week, a 50 minute class will be held on a different topic pertaining to Islam.  A faculty of 5 instructors will introduce, explore and examine the richness and diversity of the Muslim past and present.  The goal is that over the course of this series, students find answers, discover new questions, challenge conventions, appreciate tradition and gain a better grasp of who they are and what their faith means.  (more…)

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