Book Forum

The Trouble with Islam: A Muslim’s Call for Reform in Her Faith

Date and Time
May 7, 2004 11 AM - 1 PM EDT
1st floor/Wintergarden
Featuring Irshad Manji, author, with comments by Claude Salhani, United Press International, and Charles Peña, Cato Institute.

Irshad Manji is an acclaimed journalist, author, TV personality, and media entrepreneur based in Toronto. Ms. Magazine has named her a “Feminist for the 21st Century” and the New York Times has dubbed her “Osama bin Laden’s worst nightmare.” The Trouble with Islam is an open letter from Manji, a Muslim voice of reform, to concerned citizens worldwide — Muslim and not. It’s about why the Muslim community needs to come to terms with the diversity of ideas, beliefs, and people in our universe and why non‐​Muslims have a pivotal role in helping them get there.