RAISING ISLAM IN AMERICA
Muslim News Magazine presents a compelling and powerful documentary that examines the rise of Islam in America. For the first time in cinema history, see the story of how the Quran was translated into English and found its way to the shores of North America.
This amazing 60-minute television special then follows U.S. Muslims as they cope with the aftermath of September 11 and the terrorist attacks on America.From our country’s fledgling years through today, this mesmerizing new film traces the Quran's impact on America and how its lanquage is being used today by Americans.
"Raising Islam In America" features comments and interviews with some the nations foremost scholars and journalist including Dr. Sherman Jackson (Prof. of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Univ. of Michigan), Dr. Asma Afsarrudin (Prof. of Islamic Studies, University of Notre Dame) Amy Goodman (Journalist, host of "Democracy Now") and many more.
Produced by: Muslim News Magazine
Director: Lon Muqaddin