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Heather L. Lindkvist

  • 207-786-6445
  • hlindkvi@bates.edu
  • President's Office
  • Title IX Officer
  • Lane Hall, Room 202A
  • Anthropology
  • Lecturer in Anthropology

Since 2001, Heather Lindkvist has conducted ethnographic fieldwork with the Somali Muslim community in Lewiston, Maine.  She is also a member of an interdisciplinary research group conducting a comparative study of Islam in the United States.  The project entitled, “The Qur’an and the Constitution:  Islamic Adaptations in the United States”, examines how particular Muslim communities in the United States adapt Islam to the realities and requirements of life in a liberal democratic society.

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