The Atlantic Institute proudly sponsored Rabbi Reuven Firestone at a luncheon with Emory University's Claus M Halle Institute for Global Learning and the Department of Middle Eastern & South Asian Studies.
On Tuesday February 25, 2014 Dr. Mustafa Sahin and guest speaker Dr. Ori Soltes of Georgetown University came to a panel to explain and explore the continuously straining relationship between Muslim scholar Fethullah Gulen and the Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Delivered by Rabbi Reuven Firestone, the Antisemitism & Islamophobia lecture explored the origins and persistence of anti-Semitism and Islamophobia in medieval Europe as well as in current Jewish and Arab societies.
Table of Abraham is a panel discussion with representatives from each of the three Abrahamic traditions who explain and examine their faith with one another. This time we had three great speakers at our first Table of Abraham event of the new year.