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  • AMST 300 Religion & Culture
    Eleonora Anedda is an oral historian from Sardegna, Italy. She holds an M.A. in Oral History from Columbia University and came to the field from a Gender and Sexuality Studies background. She cares about documenting and preserving untold stories of individuals, families, and communities. Eleonora was born in Muravera, Italy and raised in a small town in Sardegna. She holds a B.A. in Lettere (Humanities) from the Università degli Studi di Cagliari and an M.A. in Queer History from the University of London. In 2019 she started LIOH, an oral history project which aims at reconstructing how, in the 70s and 80s, the lives of Italian queer women were shaped by society, language, religion, and politics. Eleonora Anedda is an oral historan at the Institute for Diversity and Civic Life. Since graduation, Eleonora has worked closely with historians, ethnographers, and community organizers on numerous research projects. Since 2020, she has been mapping religious diversity in Texas with Austin’s Institute of Diversity and Civic Life. She has also been working with the South Phoenix Oral History Project, researching how students at South Mountain Community College, AZ have become community historians and agents for positive social change. And lastly, with Meanings of October 27th, she helped document Pittsburgh’s resilience in the aftermath of the 2018 Tree of Life synagogue shooting. Eleonora has conducted and processed oral history interviews, customized metadata, and provided interviewing, historical context, and transcription training. She continues to write about oral history and works as a consultant on several oral history projects. Services: 1. Live webinar 2. Custom consultation
    • Oral history and narrative research project design
    • Interviewing techniques and skills
    • Archive Curation
    • Religious diversity and anti-racism
    • Religious diversity in Texas
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  • INTL 3800 Christian Sites in the Middle East: Key to Religious Pluralism in Christianity’s Places of Origin
    The Faith Over Fear: Countering Anti-Muslim Discrimination training helps faith and community leaders reduce and counter anti-Muslim bias, discrimination, racism, and violence in the United States. Participants will deepen their understanding of Islamophobia and anti-Muslim discrimination in the United States, improve their skills and confidence to speak against anti-Muslim rhetoric and discrimination, and they will explore strategies to increase community discussions and actions to counter anti-Muslim bigotry more effectively in their own contexts. Faith Over Fear uses compelling videos featuring experts and practitioners in the field paired with online self-guided learning modules. Shoulder to Shoulder offers sliding-scale scholarships. The full value of the course is $168.00. Consider your financial resources then choose to pay full price or apply the following scholarship codes during checkout: Use “s2s10” to take 10% off ($151.20), “s2s20” to take 20% off ($134.40), “s2s50” to take 50% off ($84.00), or “s2s75” to take 75% off ($42.00). We look forward to learning with and from you!
  • Religion and Insurrection
    Downloadable PDF of Course Pack B for the course AMST 2503 How are American Muslims Represented?
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    The legal history of religious liberty in the United States reveals a simple fact: there has never been an America without Muslims.   Skills: Critical Thinking, Empathy, Legal Literacy, Religious Literacy Time: Non-Credit: 3 hours Level: College, Graduate, Professional Development (Image: Omar ibin Said 1770–1864, Library of Congress)
    From: $56