The Spread of Islam- Conquest and Confessional Change in Iraq, Iran, and Central Asia

When:
February 21, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
2019-02-21T16:00:00-06:00
2019-02-21T16:15:00-06:00
Where:
Rockford University, Fisher Chapel
5050 E. State Street
Rockford
IL
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rockford University Box Office
815-226-4100

The Spread of Islam- Conquest and Confessional Change in Iraq, Iran, and Central Asia: Jamsheed Choksy

Thurs., Feb. 21 @ 4 p.m. Fisher Memorial Chapel

In this Phi Beta Kappa lecture, Dr. Choksy (Indiana U, Bloomington) examines how and why conversion varied in rate and motivation according to geographical location, regional relations between conquerors and conquered, social and economic classes, and loss of faith in the older religions.

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