Islam and Authors Series - Phil Pasquini author of "Domes, Arches and Minarets: A History of Islamic-Inspired Buildings in America"
Please join us for a presentation by author Phil Pasquini and an onstage conversation with him about his new book "Domes, Arches and Minarets: A History of Islamic-Inspired Buildings in America", followed by audience Q&A session and book signing.
About the Author
The author of Domes, Arches and Minarets, Phil Pasquini is a California native who has been a staff photojournalist at the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, as well as contributing to other international publications since 1999. He has also worked as a radio correspondent, reporting from Europe, the Middle East and the U.S. In 2010 he and his wife, also a journalist, received the prestigious CAIR Award for Fairness and Integrity in Media.
About the Book
This book traces the over 200-year history and development of Islamic-inspired architecture in America from the earliest Spanish-Moorish buildings constructed in the 1700s to the more contemporary buildings of the 21st century.
The book will be available for purchase and signing.
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