Courtesy / University of California Press

Khaled Beydoun, an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Arkansas, examines the causes and effects of Islamophobia in his book, American Islamophobia: Understanding the Roots and Rise of Fear. The paperback edition has just been published.

The Ithacan

Asma Barlas is a professor of politics at Ithica College. She was recently in Fayetteville to deliver a lecture titled "Sex and Scripture: What Can the Qur’an Tell Us About Gender Equality?" While she was in town, she stopped by our studio to talk about her lecture topic, and to talk about how to approach conversations about such topics.