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.


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.”