Education

"Light Without Fire: The Making of America's First Muslim College"

Scott Korb

About the Program

Scott Korb recounts the creation of the first four-year Muslim liberal arts college, Zaytuna College in Berkeley, California.  Founded in 2010, the author follows the school's first class and profiles its founders, Hamza Yusuf and Imam Zaid Shakir.  Scott Korb speaks at the New York University Bookstore in New York City.  

About the Authors

Scott Korb

Scott Korb is the author of Life in Year One: What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine.  He is a teacher at New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study and Eugene Lang College, The New School.  For more information, visit scottkorb.com.


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"Light Without Fire: The Making of America's First Muslim College"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, May 20th at 4am (ET)
  • Sunday, May 5th at 7pm (ET)
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