Los Angeles Chapter - Human Dignity and Social Justice for All
Time: June 16, 2012 from 2pm to 4pm
Location: Loyola Marymount University, Hall 1000
Street: 1 LMU Drive,
City/Town: Los Angeles, CA 90045
Website or Map: https://maps.google.com/maps?…
Event Type: lecture, education
Organized By: Ani Zonneveld
Latest Activity: Jun 15, 2012
Many Muslim women are now marrying outside the faith. Many often experience trauma from family members who insist on the traditional interpretation that a Muslim woman can only marry a Muslim man.
Professor Khaleel Muhammad of San Diego State University will be offering an alternative interpretation of the Quran on this issue.
Lecture will be followed by Q&A.
Extra directions to the location: It will be at the auditorium University Hall 1000 on the first floor in the main building. As you enter campus off Lincoln Blvd. the building is on the right side.
About Professor Khaleel Muhammed:
Born in Guyana, schooled in Guyana, Mexico, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Mauritania, Syria, Yemen and the US. Read law at Muhammad b. Saudi University in Saudi Arabia and a Ph. D in Islamic Law at McGill. He has published several academic articles, chapters in books, and encyclopedia articles. He is one of the few Muslim scholars to officiate interfaith weddings.