New to the Collection: “American Qur’an” Book

American Qur'anIf you are coming to MVCC’s library to visit the “A is for Arab” traveling exhibit, which is on display from November 5 through December 10, please also check out the “American Qur’an” book which is new to our collection. The beautifully illustrated, oversized, book was created by Sandow Birk over a 9 year period. It contains all 114 suras (chapters of the Qur’an) paired with scenes from American contemporary life.

To read about the background of Birk’s beautiful book, and to see samples of the illustrations,  click here. To locate “American Qur’an” in our collection click here.

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