The Expansive Realm of Islam 30-900

Video and Podcast Links

“The Sunni-Shia Divide”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNK_Uk0fw5A

The Council on Foreign Relations explains the history of the Sunni-Shi’a split in Islam.

 

“Women and the Muslim World—Patrons, Artists, Muses, and Instigators”
https://www.metmuseum.org/metmedia/video/collections/isl/women-and-muslim-world

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s discussion of the impact of Muslim women in shaping Islamic culture and art.

 

 

Web Links

 

“Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet”
http://www.pbs.org/muhammad/timeline_html.shtml

Women in the Muslim World (1:27:16)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s discussion of the impact of Muslim women in shaping Islamic culture and art.

 

“Hajj: pilgrimage to Mecca”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/practices/hajj_1.shtml

This PBS resource offers a timeline of Muhammad’s life and work.