Muslim Life in Germany

Perspectives for Munich

Muslimisches Leben in Deutschland

Wednesday, 6 October 2010 - 7:00pm

Panel Discussion

Lecture Hall of the library
Rosenheimer Straße 5
81667 Munich

0049-[0]89-480 06-62 20

6.- €

Dr. Sonja Haug, Professor for Empirical Social Studies at the University of Regensburg
Gönül Yerli, Vice President of the Penzberg Islamic Forum

«The Munich Muslims’ strong desire for a mosque in a central location in Munich ... is understandable,» is a statement found in the unanimous motion carried by all party groups in the Munich City Council regarding the planned Munich Centre for Islam in Europe. Who are the Muslims living in Munich and in Germany and what motivates and moves them? Sonja Haug will provide a nuanced overview of Muslim life in Germany, while Gönül Yerli will present the plans for the Munich Centre for Islam in Europe.

Organiser: Munich Adult Education Centre [Münchner Volkshochschule]