Islam and the Media

What should Muslims do to improve the relationship between Islam and the media in America? In this short digital story, Kemal H. Karpat, a prominent historian, talks about informing the public about Islam and mass media in a post-9/11 world. Dr. Karpat is a professor emeritus at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and is of Crimean Tatar descent. You can listen to today’s story on “Islam and the media” by clicking on the player below.

[audio:http://ia341221.us.archive.org/3/items/IslamAndTheMedia/Islam_and_Media_FINAL.mp3]

This digital story was produced by Fatima Sartbaeva and the Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Fatima also produced Inside Islam’s first digital story entitled “The Sound and Feeling of the Koran.”