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TWU to present forum on Islam and politics Feb. 11


DENTON — Understanding society and politics from an Islamic point of view is the focus of a Texas Woman’s University public affairs forum to be held Thursday, Feb 11.

“The Politics of Islam: A New Approach” will take place from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in room 204 of the Classroom Faculty Office Building (CF0) located on TWU’s Denton campus. For a map of the Denton campus, visit The event is free and open to the public. For more information, email or call 940-898-2052.

Dr. Mohsen Kadivar, visiting professor of religious studies at Duke University, will present the forum. Dr. Kadivar is an internationally recognized scholar, theologian and political activist.

The TWU College of Arts and Sciences is hosting Dr. Kadivar as part of the College’s Public Affairs Forums and as part of TWU’s Global Connections Initiative, whose theme is “Explore the World at TWU.” For more information, visit

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Amanda Simpson
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page updated 2/28/2011 4:17 PM