Having students understand the African culture that was brought to the US via the slave trade is a good way to start… students are also under the impression that Muslims only come from the Middle East. It helps to see [in Prince Among Slaves] other cultures practicing Islam to open up stereotypes.
Kelly E.Park Ridge, NJ
One might wonder how a documentary interviewing academics and other experts about survey data could possibly be interesting. Even I--a former academic who enjoys this stuff--had trouble imagining how it would work. But [Inside Islam] does.