Art Conquers Islamophobia
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Ayesha. (2015, May 8). Art Conquers Islamophobia. The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Muslims are often bombarded with Islamophobia and negative comments about Islam. However, a young Muslim woman was surprised to see the beautiful Islamic art displayed at the MET Islamic art gallery. The art allows individuals to understand Muslims through a different lens by showcasing the artistic creativity that is/was found in the Muslim and Arab world. By using and engaging with art, the West can move towards a peaceful relationship with the Middle East and Muslims.

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The Teaching Against Islamophobia resources were developed with funding support from the Law Foundation of BC, and the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies at SFU.

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