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Dr. Mucahit Bilici - Muslims Navigating American Space: A Question of Belonging

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On October 16, 2014, Dr. Mucahit Bilici (assistant professor of sociology, John Jay College, City University of New York) reflected upon his latest book: Finding Mecca in America: How Islam Is Becoming an American Religion (University of Chicago Press: 2012). He began by recounting his fieldwork in Dearborn, which contains more than fifty mosques as well as the country’s largest Arab-American community.