Ali Center hosting Muslim festival, discussion about Ali
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Muhammad Ali Center is hosting a Muslim film festival and a panel discussion on the world-famous boxer’s relevance to the Islamic community.
The events are in conjunction with a new temporary exhibit, “America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far.”
The film festival is Saturday and features four films: “On a Wing and a Prayer: An American Muslim Learns to Fly,” ″Allah Made Me Funny: The Movie,” ″Prince Among Slaves,” and “Islamic Art: Mirror into the Invisible World.”
On July 22, the center is hosting the panel discussion with local Islamic leaders about Ali.
Both events are free and open to the public.