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Salons at Stowe 3.23.17

Unpacking Islamophobia
March 23, 2017   5:30-7:30 PM
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

What is Islamophobia? How is it harmful? What can we do about it?

In the wake of an increase in hate crimes against U.S. Muslims, join the conversation with featured guests:

Aida Mansoor, Muslim Coalition of Connecticut; Imam Sami Aziz, Wesleyan University and Common Ground Services; and Vjosa Qerimi, Common Ground Services



5:30 PM Social Time

6-7:30 PM Program


Since 2008, the Stowe Center has brought community members together at Salons at Stowe, spirited discussion of contemporary issues to foster engagement and community action. Virtual visitors are invited to check out the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center's Salon blog at: SalonsAtStowe.blogspot.com to post thoughts, comments and ideas before or after a Salon.

A FREE event thanks to members and donors and: 

Aetna Foundation Inc.
Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Barnes Group Foundation
Bartlett Brainard Eacott
Bradley, Foster & Sargent, Inc.
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development, Office of the Arts
Day Pitney LLP
Elizabeth Carse Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Fairview Capital Partners
Fiduciary Investment Advisors
George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America Co-Trustee
Greater Hartford Arts Council
Greater Hartford Arts Council’s United Arts Campaign
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
Jewelers Mutual
Lincoln Financial Foundation
Pratt & Whitney
Premier Accounting Group
Pullman & Comley LLP
Robinson + Cole LLP
Tauck World of Giving
The Hartford
The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co.
United Technologies Corporation
William Beecher Scoville Foundation
William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund