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Islamophobia and Surveillance in the Trump Era

  • Rockefeller Memorial Chapel 5850 S Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, Illinois, IL 60637 (map)

****PLEASE NOTE: Tickets will be REQUIRED for entry.****

The event will also be LIVE-STREAMED via Haymarket Books Facebook page.

A limited number of tickets will be available at the door.

Haymarket Books, Lannan Foundation, and the University of Chicago Institute of Politics proudly present:

Islamophobia and Surveillance in the Trump Era
Glenn Greenwald in conversation with Moustafa Bayoumi

Join Glenn Greenwald and Moustafa Bayoumi for a wide-ranging discussion about hopes and prospects in the struggle for justice in the Trump era.

Glenn Greenwald is an investigative journalist and author. A former constitutional lawyer, he founded the online global media outlet The Intercept with Laura Poitras and Jeremy Scahill in 2014. He is the author of several best sellers—most recently No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the US Surveillance State. He is the recipient of numerous awards for his investigative journalism and was named one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers for 2013 by Foreign Policy magazine. He is a recipient of the Lannan Cultural Freedom Award.

Moustafa Bayoumi is the author of the critically acclaimed How Does It Feel To Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America, which won an American Book Award and the Arab American Book Award for Non-Fiction. His latest book, This Muslim American Life: Dispatches from the War on Terror, was chosen as a Best Book of 2015 by The Progressive magazine and was also awarded the Arab American Book Award for Non-Fiction.

Both authors' books will be available for sale from Haymarket Books. Book signing to follow.