Confronting Hate

  • May 16, 2019
  • 7 to 8:30 P.M.
  • Auditorium
Emmy Award–winning documentarian Deeyah Khan speaks with a woman onstage during a public program at the Museum Auditorium. Khan gestures with both hands as she looks out towards the audience, who are silhouetted by the stage lights. A large projection screen has been lowered above her and the woman hosting the event.
Photo by Monika Graff

Emmy Award–winning documentarian Deeyah Khan has long explored how people are drawn to extremist ideologies. She has spent years filming Islamist extremists, convicted terrorists, and former jihadis, as well as current and former neo-Nazis for her documentaries Jihad and White Right: Meeting the Enemy. Khan discusses what she has seen and learned, and how we can forge a path forward to combat extremism.

Supported by the Norwegian Consulate General New York
Norwegian Consulate General New York

Photos

  • Emmy Award–winning documentarian Deeyah Khan smiles as she leans forward and gestures with her left hand onstage while speaking during a public program at the Museum Auditorium. Curtains behind her are lit up blue.
  • Emmy Award–winning documentarian Deeyah Khan gestures with both of her hands as she speaks while looking towards the audience, which is out of view, in the Museum Auditorium. The woman hosting the event sits to the left of Khan. She listens and looks at Khan.
  • In this wide-angle photo of the Museum Auditorium stage, Emmy Award–winning documentarian Deeyah Khan speaks to the audience while seated next to a woman hosting the event. The audience members are silhouetted by blue and white lights shining on the stage. A large projector screen has been lowered above the two of them.
Photos by Monika Graff

Videos

2019_0516_Deeyah Khan
2019_0516_Deeyah Khan_Highlight_(Caps)
FULL PROGRAM
HIGHLIGHT CLIP

Other Resources

 

Through the inaugural 9/11 Memorial & Museum Summit on Security, presented by Fiserv, public programs in 2019 were made possible by Accenture, ADP, AT&T, BlackRock, Deloitte, GNYHA Ventures, Inc., Goldman Sachs, PepsiCo Foundation, and UL LLC.