Contact: Helen Dalrymple (202) 707-1940

October 23, 2002

Public Service Announcement: 30 Seconds

Symposium at Library of Congress Explores Ways of Teaching About Muslims

A LIBRARY OF CONGRESS SYMPOSIUM EXPLORES WAYS IN WHICH STORYBOOKS AND TEXTBOOKS PORTRAY MUSLIMS IN THE NON-MUSLIM WORLD AND NON-MUSLIMS IN THE MUSLIM WORLD. EXPERTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD DISCUSS THESE ISSUES IN "TEACHING THE OTHER: MUSLIMS, NON-MUSLIMS AND THE STORIES THEY TEACH" FROM 8:30 A.M. TO 3 P.M., FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, IN ROOM LJ 119 OF THE JEFFERSON BUILDING, 10 FIRST STREET S.E. NO TICKETS ARE REQUIRED.

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PR 02-151
10/23/02
ISSN 0731-3527

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