The Search for the Spiritual through Art
Wednesday, March 19
Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati
8092 Plantation Drive
West Chester, OH 45069
6:30 PM Depicting the Hajj in Images and Words
7:45 Guided Tour
Michael Wolfe, an author and filmmaker, is President and Executive Producer of Unity Productions Foundation, a nonprofit documentary and media organization. He has co-produced nine award-winning documentaries on Muslim themes, mostly broadcast on PBS. Wolfe’s work as a journalist with Ted Koppel’s ABC Nightline and with CNN International has been nominated for Peabody, Emmy, George Polk, and National Press Club Awards and has won awards from the Society for American Travel Writers and the Wilbur Prize for Best Book on a Religious Theme. Wolfe is the author of ten published books. A collection of his verse translations of ancient Greek epitaphs, Cut These Words into My Stone, will be published by Johns Hopkins University Press in 2013. He holds a degree in Classics from Wesleyan University.