Colorado Foothills World Affairs Council

Dr. Nabil Echchaibi

Events held at:

Mt. Vernon Country Club

24933 Clubhouse Circle

Golden, CO


A delicious buffet dinner is available beginning at 6:00 p.m., for $22.00, which includes dessert, coffee, tax and tip.  If you’d like to have an optional dinner, call 303.526.0616 with your name and the number of guests.

Dinner at 6PM

Program at 7:30

Tuesday, October 18, 2015, 7:00 pm

(Note time change)

Satire and Resistance Against ISIS in the Middle East

Dr. Echchaibi, an Edward Murrow Award winner for teaching excellence, specializes on identity politics among young Muslims, with a substantial focus on Muslim youth in the diaspora in non-Muslim majority countries.

He is a frequent contributor to The Guardian, USA Today, Salon, and the Huffington Post in addition to numerous academic and scholarly journals.   He is awaiting the publication of his most recent book, Unmosquing Islam: Muslim Media and Alternative Modernity.

Drawing from multidisciplinary theoretical literature in sociology, history anthropology, media studies and religious studies he analyzes Muslim response to global popular culture, especially in the media.