You are cordially invited to the upcoming “Turkish Coffee Night with Turkish Journalist Mustafa Akyol” that will be held on Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30 PM. Award-winning Turkish journalist Mustafa Akyol will sign his book, Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty, and he will give a speech about his book before.Turkish appetizers and Turkish coffee will be served for free.  

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  • Mustafa Akyol is a Turkish intellectual who writes columns for two Turkish daily papers, Hürriyet Daily News. Akyol has presented seminars in several universities or think-tanks in the United States and the United Kingdom on issues of Islam, politics and Turkish affairs. His articles on Islamic issues have appeared in publications such as Foreign Affairs, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Huffington Post, The Weekly Standard, Newsweek,  Islam Online and many other publications. His latest book, Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty was published by W.W. Norton in July 2011. The book was praised by Financial Times as “a forthright and elegant Muslim defense of freedom.” He studied political science and history at the Bogazici University in Istanbul, where he still lives.



 DATE      : Tuesday, March 19, 2013

 TIME       : 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

VENUE    : Duderstadt Center,

                 Teleconference Room (Suite 1180)

                 2281 Bonisteel Boulevard Ann Arbor, MI 48109

FEE         : Free event