Acaddemic Minute http://wamc.org en Dr. Mehnaz Afridi, Manhattan College – Muslims and the Holocaust http://wamc.org/post/dr-mehnaz-afridi-manhattan-college-muslims-and-holocaust <p>In today&rsquo;s Academic Minute, Dr. Mehnaz Afridi of Manhattan College explains how many Islamic communities resisted Nazi efforts during the Holocaust.</p><p>Mahnaz Afridi is an assistant professor of religious studies and director of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Interfaith Education Center at Manhattan College. Her research interests include the Holocaust, interreligious identity, and post-genocide identity.</p><p><a href="http://www.manhattan.edu/faculty/mehnazafridi">About Dr. Afridi</a></p><p><strong>Dr. Mehnaz Afridi, Manhattan College &ndash; Muslims and the Holocaust</strong></p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 36700 at http://wamc.org Dr. Mehnaz Afridi, Manhattan College – Muslims and the Holocaust Dr. Maryann Tebben, Bard College at Simon’s Rock – French Cuisine http://wamc.org/post/dr-maryann-tebben-bard-college-simon-s-rock-french-cuisine <p>In today&rsquo;s Academic Minute, Dr. Maryann Tebben of Bard College at Simon&rsquo;s Rock reveals French cuisine&rsquo;s most French dish.</p><p>Maryann Tebben is a professor of language and literature at Bard College at Simon&rsquo;s Rock. Her teaching and research interests include seventeenth-century French literature, women writers, and French and Italian writers of the Renaissance.&nbsp; She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California.</p><p><a href="http://www.simons-rock.edu/academics/meet-the-faculty/maryann-b-tebben">About Dr. Tebben</a></p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 36142 at http://wamc.org Dr. Maryann Tebben, Bard College at Simon’s Rock – French Cuisine