Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

The Rise of Islamophobia Studies in the Trump Era

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:00pm

UC Irvine, HID 135

Nazia Kazi is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Stockton University in New Jersey. Her talk, The Rise of Islamophobia in the Trump Era, traces the bipartisan history of US xenophobia and racialized foreign policy practices, allowing a nuanced understanding of the nature of contemporary anti-Muslim racism in the US.

Sponsored by:

UCI Department of Gender & Sexuality Studies, University of California Office of the President Multi-campus Research Programs and Initiative Funding, UC Humanities Research Institute, CSUN Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Program