"Mooz-Lum" Lecture & Movie Showing
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Mooz-Lum Lunch & Lecture: 12-3pm AACRC
Mooz-Lum Movie Event: 7pm-10pm TUC Cinema
The United Black Student Association and the Programs and Activities Council present Mooz-lum. This critically acclaimed award winning film Starring Evan Ross, Nia Long, Danny Glover, RogerGuenveur Smith, Summer Bishil & Dorian Missick is a story about a Muslim boy who comes of age against a politically charged 9/11 backdrop, with deep personal and familial traumas to overcome, and a search for identity that must reconcile his own difficult history with his new
The Lunch and Lecture will take place in the African America Culture Research Center with Qasim “Q” Basir. Qasim has been featured multiple times on CNN, BBC, NPR, BET, Reuters, New York Times, Los Angeles Times and many more. He’s also been invited to the State Department for dinner with Hillary Clinton & Ambassadors from around the world and was recently invited to speak and show his film at the American Embassy in Rome, Italy.
Following the movie in TUC Cinema, Qasim will be available for a Q&A session.