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The American Society of Islamic Philosophy and Theology (ASIP&T)

The American Society of Islamic Philosophy and Theology (ASIP&T)

2021-10-20
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The American Society of Islamic Philosophy and Theology (ASIP&T) is a collaborative fellowship of scholars who are dedicated to deep and sustained rationalist [‘aqli] inquiry into fundamental questions of Philosophy and Theology via traditi...
Bulliet Chair of Islamic History - Assistant Professor

Bulliet Chair of Islamic History - Assistant Professor

2021-10-20
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Columbia University, NY, USA The Department of History at Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor as the Richard W. Bulliet Chair of Islamic History. We especially seek scholars focusing on the history of west...
The 3rd Annual Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar

The 3rd Annual Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar

2021-10-20
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Date: January 24-February 18, 2022 (virtual) | May 18-20, 2022 (in-person) Venue: Washington DC and Online The Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar is an annual program for college students co-sponsored by the Museum of the Bible (MOTB) and ...
Visiting Assistant Professor Middle East/Islamic History

Visiting Assistant Professor Middle East/Islamic History

2021-10-19
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Colby College, Waterville, ME, USA Application Deadline: December 1, 2021 The Department of History at Colby College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Middle East/Islamic history beginning September 1, 2022. We are...
3rd Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference of the American Society of Islamic Philosophy & Theology

3rd Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference of the American Society of Islamic Philosophy & Theology

2021-10-19
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Call for Papers Date: December 3-5, 2021 Venue: Harvard University's campus and Zoom Abstract Submission Deadline: October 25, 2021 Registration Deadline: November 30, 2021 The aim of the conference is to promote the study of Islamic Philosophy,...
Michigan attorney is first Muslim Arab American woman to stand before Supreme Court

Michigan attorney is first Muslim Arab American woman to stand before Supreme Court

2021-10-19
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Fadwa Hammoud’s appearance at the Supreme Court is one of several important firsts for Muslims in the American legal system in recent months. Fadwa Hammoud made history this week when she became the first Muslim Arab American woman to argue a ...
The Last Muslim Conquest: The Ottoman Empire and Its Wars in Europe

The Last Muslim Conquest: The Ottoman Empire and Its Wars in Europe

2021-10-19
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By Gábor Ágoston Publisher: Princeton University Press Publication Date: June 22, 2021 The image of the Ottoman Turks and their interaction with the Christian West, has undergone many changes in the past: from William Gladstone's fam...
University of Bristol exonerates professor accused of Islamophobia

University of Bristol exonerates professor accused of Islamophobia

2021-10-18
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The University of Bristol, which recently sacked the pro-Palestine Professor David Miller, has now exonerated another lecturer accused of Islamophobia. In a ruling that has angered the university’s Islamic society (BRICSOC), the University of B...
Thomas Jefferson’s Quran to visit Dubai Expo 2020

Thomas Jefferson’s Quran to visit Dubai Expo 2020

2021-10-18
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The historic English-language Quran has never traveled outside the United States. A copy of the Quran once owned by former U.S. President Thomas Jefferson will be displayed in the Unites States’ pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020, the world’...
IRIC Condemns terrorist Attacks in Afghanistan’s Kunduz and Kandahar

IRIC Condemns terrorist Attacks in Afghanistan’s Kunduz and Kandahar

2021-10-18
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In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful انا لله و انا الیه راجعون “We are from God, and to Him Shall We Return” [The Holy Quran]   The tragic news of the martyrdom of innocent Shia prayers in Kunduz and Kandahar Prov...
Global religious leaders, scientists join to release “Faith and Science: An Appeal for COP26”

Global religious leaders, scientists join to release “Faith and Science: An Appeal for COP26”

2021-10-17
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Global religious leaders and leading scientists issued a joint statement on 4 October calling on the international community to raise their ambition and step up their climate action ahead of COP26. Almost 40 faith leaders signed the joint appeal, wh...
Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy

Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy

2021-10-16
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Call for Papers Date: March 31 and April 1, 2022 Venue: Bard College, NY, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: November 1, 2021 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lara Harb “Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy” seeks to highlight how Islamic ph...
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