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Film Screening: Inside Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think

  • Dates: October 12, 2016
  • Times: 7:15pm-9:00pm
  • Admission: Free
  • Location: Grandin Theatre
    1310 Grandin Road
    Roanoke, VA 24015
  • Phone: (540) 265-9339
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Join Roanoke Valley Reads for a free screening of Inside Islam at the historic Grandin Theatre, followed by a discussion. More information about Roanoke Valley Reads: www.roanokevalleyreads.com Roanoke Valley Reads (RVR) is an annual community-wide reading experience in which people across the Valley read a chosen book then come together to discuss it and attend activities related to themes in the book. RVR was founded by volunteers, and in 2016 became a program of Blue Ridge Literacy. It seeks to: -encourage people to make reading a part of their daily lives -foster a sense of community by bringing together people of different ages, races, religions ansocio-economic levels -promote tolerance and understanding of differing points of view -emphasize the importance of literacy More information about Inside Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think: Inside Islam explores the world's first major opinion poll, conducted by the Gallup organization. It asked Muslims from Indonesia to South Asia, to the Middle East, as well as minority communities in the US and Europe, what they thought about issues such as Gender Equality, Terrorism, and Democracy. It presented by Islamic scholars and the Gallup members themselves who give context and try to provide explanations for the results.

Film Screening: Inside Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think