Home About Us shop support asma contact
Culture and Arts Religion Education Perspectives Calendar Newsletter Emails
Asma Society | American Society for Muslim Advancement
Calendar

2011 EVENTS

2011 Events

December 2011


December 4

American Muslim Women's Association's Awards Dinner

Organization: American Muslim Women's Association
Keynote Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Tarrytown, NY

December 4

NYC Muslim-Jewish Young Leadership Weekend of Twinning

Organization: American Muslim Women association
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Tarrytown, NY


November 2011


November 18

NYC Muslim-Jewish Young Leadership Weekend of Twinning

Organization: Jewish Community Center (JCC)
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: JCC, New York, NY


September 2011


September 26

Manhattan College

Speakers: Daisy Khan, Rori, and Elena
Location: Manhattan College, Bronx, NY
Contact: Dr. Mehnaz M. Afridi

September 14-15

Mt. Holyoke (speaking engagement)

Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Mt. Holyoke, South Hadley, Massachusetts

September 9

In Good Faith: Stories of Hope and Resilience

Organization: American Society for Muslim Advancement
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: The Interchurch Center, New York, NY


August 2011


August 24 - September 1

Festival of Spirituality and Peace

Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

August 17

Senior Journalists Seminar

Organization: East-West Center
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: New York, NY


June 2011


June 29

Democratic Society and Religious Pluralism

Organization: University of Michigan, Lehigh University, and Universitas Gadjah Mada
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Lehigh University
Comments: Daisy met with Lehigh students

June 21

Edward Safra Synagogue

Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: New York

June 5

Jihad Against Violence UK Launch

Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: City Hall, London, UK

June 2

Islam in America

Organization: Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: New York, NY


May 2011


May 6

Muslims and Jews in America: Commonalities, Contentions, Complexities

Organization: Abraham's Vision
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: New York, NY


April 2011


April 11

Aspen Institute Symposium

Organization: Aspen Institute
Panelist: Daisy Khan
Location: Washington, DC
Contact: Charlie Firestone

April 7

Women's Funding Network Conference

Organization: Women’s Funding Network
Speakers: Daisy Khan, Rubina Viswanath, Naheed
Location: Arab American Family Support Center, New York, NY
Contact: Emily Czarnik-Neimeyer

April 2-3

Islamic Center of Boston (annual fundraising dinner)

Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Wayland, Massachusetts
Contact: Malik M.A. Khan


March 2011


March 13

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: Muslim Women's Fund
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: San Francisco, CA
Contact: Shahnaz Taplin-Chinoy

March 9

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict, Arizona State University
Topic: Conference on Women, Islam, and Peacebuilding
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Tempe, Arizona
Contact: Carolyn Forbes

March 1

Columbia Journalism

Organization: Columbia University
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Columbia University, New York, NY
Comments: Daisy taught a class for Professor Ari L. Goldman


February 2011


February 24

Islam Awareness Week

Organization: Northwestern University
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Evanston, IL

February 18

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: Amsterdam Based Debate Center
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Contact: Helen Johnson
Comments: Daisy interviewed by Dutch current affairs talk show on 2/21

February 3

"A Special Event on the Occasion of the World Interfaith Harmony Week, titled the Role of the Faith Based Organizations and Interfaith Initiatives in Development, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding"

Speakers: Daisy Khan, Ms. Gay Rosenblum-Kumar, Reverent Chloe Breyer, and Dr. Qamar-ul Huda
Location: UN headquarters, New York, NY
Contact: Ufuk Gokcen


January 2011


January 21

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: Muslim Women's Fund
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Los Angeles, CA

January 17

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: California Institute of Integral Studies
Topic: "Muslim Buddhist Dialogue - Heart of Compassion"
Panel Discussion
Location: San Francisco, CA
Audience: Interfaith

January 16

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: National Interfaith Movement (NIM)
Topic: "Martin Luther King: Interfaith Celebration at Church"
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Audience: Interfaith, could be more than 500 people
Comments: Media Requests: Fox News and local newspapers. Daisy will be receiving awards from the Shalom Center, NIM, and possibly from the news media.

January 14

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: Congregation Beth Elohim
Topic: "Human Rights Shabbat: Responding to Islamophobia"
Panel: Daisy Khan, Sr. Rabbi, and human rights activists
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Audience: Human rights/ interfaith
Comments: Moderated by Lisa Miller of Newsweek

January 11

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: The Episcopalian Church
Topic: "Growing in Community - Shalom, Salaam, Peace - Celebrating Our Common Ground and Gift of Difference"
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: NY
Audience: Interfaith
Contact: Rev. Sabune

January 8

Cordoba Movements Tour

Organization: The Society for the Advancement of Judaism
Topic: "Islam and Judaism: Minorities in America - Similarities and Differences"
Speaker: Daisy Khan
Location: NY
Audience: Interfaith
Contact: David Meer



back to top