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ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

2020-06-25
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Date: April 22-23, 2021 Venue: New York, United States The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program....
Fully-funded PhD Position in Sociology of Islam/Muslims in Europe

Fully-funded PhD Position in Sociology of Islam/Muslims in Europe

2020-06-24
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University College Dublin, Ireland Date: July 7, 2020 Starting Date: As soon as possible, between September 2020 and January 2021 The School of Sociology at University College Dublin is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates fo...
Fourth Annual Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at GMU

Fourth Annual Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at GMU

2020-06-23
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In collaboration with the Fall for the Book Festival Date: October 9, 2020 @ 9 AM to 5 PM Venue: Online The Colloquium invites advanced graduate students in the social sciences and humanities to submit reviews on noteworthy books published between...
Covid-19 and Muslim Religiosity: an AVACGIS Webinar Series

Covid-19 and Muslim Religiosity: an AVACGIS Webinar Series

2020-06-22
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Date: June 16, 2020 to August 24, 2020 The Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies (AVACGIS) at George Mason University is organizing a webinar series that will explore the impact of Covid-19 on various dimensions of Muslim religious life in ...
Islam, Peace, and Justice Conference

Islam, Peace, and Justice Conference

2020-06-13
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Call for Papers Date: September 20-21, 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline: March 22, 2021 Hosted by: The Department of Religion and Culture, St. Thomas More College Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Treaty Six Territory, and the Homeland of the M&ea...
Call for Papers: Embracing religion as counter-conduct: Ethics and “political spirituality” among western youth

Call for Papers: Embracing religion as counter-conduct: Ethics and “political spirituality” among western youth

2020-06-13
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Call for Papers Editor: Géraldine Mossière, Associate Professor, Institut d’études religieuses, Université de Montréal Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2020  In this special review, we want to a...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Religious Transformation in the Middle East - spirituality, religious doubt, and non religion"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Religious Transformation in the Middle East - spirituality, religious doubt, and non religion"

2020-06-11
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. C. van Nieuwkerk, Radboud University, The Netherlands Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) Manuscript Submission Deadline: December 1, 2020 At prese...
Workshop: “Religion, State, and Society in Post-Communist Countries: Thirty Years after the End of the Cold War”

Workshop: “Religion, State, and Society in Post-Communist Countries: Thirty Years after the End of the Cold War”

2020-06-09
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International Workshop and Publishing Project Call for Papers Date: February 12-13, 2021 Venue: Tartu, Estonia Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2020 Many religious minorities that had gone underground were afforded the opportunity to have ...
Materiality of Languages: Byzantium and Early Islamic Near East from 324 to 1204

Materiality of Languages: Byzantium and Early Islamic Near East from 324 to 1204

2020-06-07
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Session at 56th International Congress on Medieval Studies Call for Papers Date: May 13-16, 2021 Venue: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, US Abstract Submission Deadline: July 1, 2020 Papers are sought for “Materiality of ...
International Quṭb Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī Symposium

International Quṭb Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī Symposium

2020-06-06
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On the Occasion of the 710th Anniversary of His Death Call for Papers Date: May 20-22, 2021 Venue: Sivas, Turkey Abstract Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020 Organizer: Faculty of Theology, Sivas Cumhuriyet University and Faculty of Humanities...
Panel for the 4th Congress of Studies on the Middle East and Muslim Worlds

Panel for the 4th Congress of Studies on the Middle East and Muslim Worlds

2020-06-05
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Panel on “Political Socialization in MENA Societies: when and where does “the Political” begin?” Call for Papers for Panel Proposal Date: June 28-30, 2021 Venue: Aix-en-Provence, France Abstract Submission Deadline: ...
CILE Seminar: Anti-Migration Politics and Islamic Ethics

CILE Seminar: Anti-Migration Politics and Islamic Ethics

2020-06-05
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Date: 20-22 September 2020 Venue: Doha, Qatar (or online) This seminar aims to explore the current growing hostilities towards migrants, asylum seekers and refugees around the world from the perspectives of Islamic ethical principles, legal and pol...
Seed Funding and Small Research Grants 2020-2021

Seed Funding and Small Research Grants 2020-2021

2020-06-02
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Call for Applications International Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society Application Deadline: October 1, 2020 The International Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society is inviting applications to the ‘Seed F...
Conference: Reading the Gospels in Islamic Context

Conference: Reading the Gospels in Islamic Context

2020-06-02
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Call for Papers Date: September 7-9, 2020 Hosted by: Centre for Muslim Christian Studies, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2020 Under current Covid19 restrictions, the conference will be hosted fully or partly online. A three-d...
Online Documentary Film Program and Debate

Online Documentary Film Program and Debate

2020-05-28
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“Religious Healing and Sacred Health Curing” Starting Date: June 2020 The Network of the Anthropology of the Middle East and Central Eurasia (AMCE) of the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA), will organize a new serie...
CFP: Eleventh International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

CFP: Eleventh International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

2020-05-27
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Call for Papers Date: June 3-4, 2021 Venue: The University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2021 Special Focus: Modeling Traditions from the Margins: Non-Canonical Writ...
Research Assistant in the Field of Islamic Philosophy and the Foundations of Belief

Research Assistant in the Field of Islamic Philosophy and the Foundations of Belief

2020-05-21
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Call for Applications Research assistant with 1/2 part-time employment for a limited period of 3 years Berlin Institute for Islamic Theology, Humboldt University of Berlin (HU) Application Deadline: June 2, 2020 The Shortterm Research Group &ldqu...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Religion and the Coronavirus Pandemic”

Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Religion and the Coronavirus Pandemic”

2020-05-04
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Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature, and Culture (JSRNC) Call for Papers Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2020 The Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature, and Culture (JSRNC) is calling for paper proposals exploring the entanglement...
Images and Borderlands: Mediterranean basin between Christendom and Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Age

Images and Borderlands: Mediterranean basin between Christendom and Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Age

2020-05-02
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Date: September 16-17, 2020 Venue: Split City Museum, Split, Croatia Scientific Coordinators: Ivana Čapeta Rakić (icapeta@ffst.hr), Giuseppe Capriotti (giuseppe.capriotti@unimc.it) Scope: Following in the footsteps of Fernand Braudel, an increasin...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Islamic and Muslim Studies in Australia"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Islamic and Muslim Studies in Australia"

2020-04-30
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halim Rane, Griffith University Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020 The growth of Muslim popul...
“Diverse Approaches to Qur’anic Studies in the Western Academy”

“Diverse Approaches to Qur’anic Studies in the Western Academy”

2020-04-23
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NAAIMS 49th Annual Conference Date: September 25, 2020 Cosponsored By: George Washington University & Xavier University Program Chair: Professor Seyyed Hossein Nasr, George Washington University Qur’anic studies in Western universities ...
Cinema & Islam: How Filmmaking Shapes Islam and How Islam Shapes Filmmaking

Cinema & Islam: How Filmmaking Shapes Islam and How Islam Shapes Filmmaking

2020-04-22
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Venue: London, UK Date: June 12, 2020 Organizer: The Governance Program at the Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC) Filmmakers have always engaged in the production of meanings that shape what Islam mean...
Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World

Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World

2020-04-21
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Date: June 15, 2020 - August 8, 2020 Venue: Online Organizer: University of Illinois, IL, USA Registration Deadline: May 15, 2020 Announcement regarding COVID-19: We are holding a virtual institute for the Summer of 2020. All SILMW classes will t...
Call for Papers: Special Issue on “Marja‘iyya and Society”

Call for Papers: Special Issue on “Marja‘iyya and Society”

2020-04-20
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Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam Guest Editor: Cameron Zargar, University of Exeter Submission Deadline: August 14, 2020 The Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam invites articles for a special issue related to the theme of “M...
Two positions in History of Science

Two positions in History of Science

2020-04-18
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Bogazici University, Istanbul Application Deadline: July 5, 2020 The Department of History at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, invites applications for two full-time assistant professors in the field of History of Science. The candidates&rsqu...
Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Islamic Ethics of Pandemics and Covid-19"

Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Islamic Ethics of Pandemics and Covid-19"

2020-04-17
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Special Issue of Journal of Islamic Ethics (JIE) Call for Papers Editor-in-Chief: Mohammed Ghaly, Research Center for Islamic Legislation & Ethics (CILE) Publisher: Brill Submission Deadline: July 31, 2020 The articles will be dedicated to t...
CFP: “Islamic Esotericism in Global Contexts”

CFP: “Islamic Esotericism in Global Contexts”

2020-04-17
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Call for Papers Date: September 24-26, 2020 Venue: Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain la-Neuve, Belgium Submission Deadline: May 1, 2020 The European Network for the Study of Islam and Esotericism (ENSIE) invites you to submit propo...
Catastrophes and Memory (500-1500 CE)

Catastrophes and Memory (500-1500 CE)

2020-04-16
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4th Edinburgh Conference in Late Antique, Islamic, and Byzantine Studies Call for Papers Date: November 19-20, 2020 Venue: The Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Society of the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Submission Deadline: June 15, 202...
“Ethics and Inclusive Disasters (Focusing on Coronavirus Disease)”

“Ethics and Inclusive Disasters (Focusing on Coronavirus Disease)”

2020-04-16
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Call for Papers Date: July 6, 2020 Venue: Online Organizer: Faculty of Religious Studies of Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: May 4, 2020 The first international academic conference on “Ethics and Inc...
Master "Islam and society"

Master "Islam and society"

2020-04-15
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Launched in the autumn 2019 semester, a Master Islam and Society study course in the main branch (90 ECTS) is offered by the Swiss Center Islam and Society (CSIS) within the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences of the University of Friborg. Current...
Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate in Islamic Art, Aesthetics and/or Material Culture

Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate in Islamic Art, Aesthetics and/or Material Culture

2020-04-12
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Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge Call for Applications Application Deadline: April 19, 2020 The University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate to design and conduct original research ...
End-of-Life Care (EoLC) and the Islamic Moral Tradition

End-of-Life Care (EoLC) and the Islamic Moral Tradition

2020-04-12
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Call for Research Papers Date: October 20-22, 2020 Venue: The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), Qatar This seminar aims to critically address the key End-of-Life Care (EoLC)  ethical questions, by engaging a wide rang...
SIEF Working Group "Ethnology of Religion" 2020 Conference

SIEF Working Group "Ethnology of Religion" 2020 Conference

2020-04-11
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“Religion and Nature – Cultural Ecologies of Belief” Organizer: SIEF (International Society for Ethnology and Folklore) Date: September 6-9, 2020 Venue: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel For religious worldviews and practic...
LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

2020-04-06
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Date: 24 August 2020 - 4 September 2020 Venue: University Library, Leiden, Netherlands Application Deadline: June 22, 2020 This summer school is for graduate (MA and PhD) students and researchers who have an interest in handwritten materials, edit...
Early Career Researcher Workshop: “STEMM and Belief in Diverse Contexts”

Early Career Researcher Workshop: “STEMM and Belief in Diverse Contexts”

2020-02-28
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Date: June 29-30, 2020 Venue: Stellenbosch, South Africa Organized by: The International Research Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society (INSBS) in association with the Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology at St...
International Conference on “Society and Culture in the Muslim World”

International Conference on “Society and Culture in the Muslim World”

2020-02-27
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Date: May 30-31, 2020 Venue: Tehran, Iran Panel on: Population Dynamics and Policies in the Muslim World Following the international conference on 'Social Policy in the Islamic World' in May 2018, Allameh Tabataba'i University (the largest public ...
Political Theology in Christianity and Islam

Political Theology in Christianity and Islam

2020-02-26
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Date: March 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Venue: Level 3, 128-136 South Parade, Auburn NSW 2144, Australia CISAC/ISRA cordially invites you to the upcoming Theory Time series, Political Theology in Christianity and Islam. As a continuation of the ...
Paradigms of Leadership

Paradigms of Leadership

2020-02-25
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Lessons from exemplary leaders throughout Muslim history. Cambridge Muslim College now offers a new Online Learning Platform providing exclusive access to Lecture Series and Courses. Muslim history brims with detailed accounts of incredible leaders...
Course: History of Science

Course: History of Science

2020-02-24
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By Cambridge Muslim College Date: April 10-11, 2020 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK Western science has been one of the greatest forces for cultural change around the globe in the last 500 years. S...
Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

2020-02-23
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3rd ANU Religion Conference Call for Papers and Panels Date: December 8-10, 2020 Venue: Sir Roland Wilson Building, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2020 The aim of this 3rd ANU Religion Conference...
The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies: Research Fellowship

The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies: Research Fellowship

2020-02-19
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Application Deadline: March 24, 2020 The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, a Recognized Independent Centre of the University of Oxford, is engaged in the multi-disciplinary study of the Muslim world. The Centre invites applications for a research f...
Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic & Islamic Studies

Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic & Islamic Studies

2020-02-18
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Intensive Residential Program Applications for 2020 are now OPEN First Academic Year: September 2020-July 2021 Second Academic Year: September 2021-July 2022 Duration: 2 Years The Alimiyyah Degree program is a 2 or 3 year residential course (dep...
The Central Asian Roots of Islamic Intellectual Traditions

The Central Asian Roots of Islamic Intellectual Traditions

2020-02-17
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Call for Papers Date: February 24 – 26, 2021 Venue: Aga Khan Centre, London, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2020 This conference will explore the Central Asian roots of Islamic intellectual traditions by focusing on the origins ...
Training School: Islamic Heritage in Europe

Training School: Islamic Heritage in Europe

2020-02-16
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Date: May 28-29, 2020 Venue: Palermo, Italy The COST Action “Islamic Legacy: Narratives East, West, South, North of the Mediterranean (1350-1750)” [CA 18129] is launching the first call for a training school entitled “Islamic Heri...
2020 ACSIS Conference

2020 ACSIS Conference

2020-02-16
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“The influence of Islam in politics and society: civic engagement, social inclusion and political participation” Date: March 27-28, 2020 Venue: Villanova University, Villanova, PA 19085, US The American Council for the Study of Islamic...
Ma'rifa 2020: Self-Discovery and Imagination

Ma'rifa 2020: Self-Discovery and Imagination

2020-01-29
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The National Shi’a Student Conference Date: February 28-29, 2020          Venue: SOCH Harvard, 59 Shepherd Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, US Shi`a students today find themselves dealing with a myri...
Conference Panel: Religion, (im)mobilities and citizenship in the face of populism

Conference Panel: Religion, (im)mobilities and citizenship in the face of populism

2020-01-28
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EASA 2020 conference: New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe Date: 21-24 July, 2020 Venue: University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal Convenors: José Mapril (Center for Research in Anthropology (CRIA), Universidade Nova de Lisboa) ...
Khoja Heritage Festival 2020

Khoja Heritage Festival 2020

2020-01-28
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Date: February 8, 2020 Venue: KSIMC of Birmingham, 17 Clifton Road, B12 8SX, UK The Council of European Jamaats in conjunction with The World Federation of KSIMC is pleased to present The Khoja Heritage Festival 2020 The Khoja Heritage Festival 20...
Celebrating SocRel at 45: Beyond Binaries in the Sociology of Religion

Celebrating SocRel at 45: Beyond Binaries in the Sociology of Religion

2020-01-27
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BSA SocReL Annual Conference 2020 Date: July 14-16, 2020 Venue: University of York, UK Keynote Speakers - Dr Sarah Jane Page (Aston University) - Professor Sam Perry (University of Oklahoma) - Professor Colin Campbell (University of York) Spec...
Lecture: The Great Islamic State' in English-Occupied Egypt, 1882-1922'

Lecture: The Great Islamic State' in English-Occupied Egypt, 1882-1922'

2020-01-26
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CIS Public Talks Date: March 5, 2020 @ 5:00pm - 6:45pm Venue: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, UK Lecturer: Hussein Omar Hussein A H Omar is a cultural and intellectual historian of the Modern Middle East a...
Muslims in the UK and Europe

Muslims in the UK and Europe

2020-01-25
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Annual Graduate Symposia Call for Papers Date: June 2020 Venue: Moller Centre, Moller Centre, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The Centre of Islamic Studies...
Course: Universalities & Particularities: How Islam Relates to the Context

Course: Universalities & Particularities: How Islam Relates to the Context

2020-01-24
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Understanding the dynamic tension between the universals of Islam and the particulars of our communities. Cambridge Muslim College now offers a new Online Learning Platform providing exclusive access to Lecture Series and Courses that you can take a...
Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference

Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference

2020-01-20
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Date: January 30, 2020 Venue: Ecumenical Centre, Geneva, Switzerland Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference “A New Era for Korean Peninsula, Northeast Asia and Beyond” is organized by WCC and Bargn Nuri community from Korea. B...
Conference: Historicizing the Shiʿi Hadith Corpus

Conference: Historicizing the Shiʿi Hadith Corpus

2020-01-19
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Call for Papers Date: June 24-26 2020 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2020 Hosted by: Leiden University Centre for Islam and Society (LUCIS) and Shiʿi Studies Unit of the Institute of Ismail...
The 2nd International Workshop on "Ibadi Manuscripts and Manuscript Cultures"

The 2nd International Workshop on "Ibadi Manuscripts and Manuscript Cultures"

2020-01-18
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Ibadi Manuscripts in European & North American Libraries Call for Participants Date: April 24-25, 2020  Venue: Ivan Franko National University, Lviv, Ukraine Proposal Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020 The field of Ibadi studies h...
Lecture: Feminine Soundscapes from Muslims in Central Asia

Lecture: Feminine Soundscapes from Muslims in Central Asia

2020-01-18
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Date: February 5, 2020 @ 6-7.30 pm Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK Lecturer: Dr Razia Sultanova In this lecture, Dr Razia Sultanova will trace the influence of Islam and Sufism on poetry and music...
Funding Opportunity: Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowship

Funding Opportunity: Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowship

2020-01-17
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University of Michigan Application Deadline: January 31, 2020 The University of Michigan Library invites applications for fellowships for research in residence. We will award Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowships to support research proj...
The Balzan Seminar on the formation, maintenance, and failure of states in the Muslim world before 1800

The Balzan Seminar on the formation, maintenance, and failure of states in the Muslim world before 1800

2020-01-15
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Call for Participants Submission Deadline:  January 31, 2020 To advanced graduate students, postdocs, and holders of tenure-track positions working on relevant topics. We are seeking to bring together an internationally recruited group of eigh...
Lecture: Mosques, the Congregation and Anglophone Islam

Lecture: Mosques, the Congregation and Anglophone Islam

2020-01-15
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Recognising Islam in Europe and North America Date: February 5, 2020 Venue: Atrium Conference Room, Aga Khan Centre, 10 Handyside Street, London N1C 4DN, UK Lecturer: Dr Abdul-Azim Ahmed Organizer: Jonas Otterbeck, Professor of Islamic Studies, A...
Lecturer in Sociology of Islam and Muslim Societies

Lecturer in Sociology of Islam and Muslim Societies

2020-01-07
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Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia Call for Applications Terms: Full Time, Continuing Application Deadline: March 2, 2020 The Centre is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in the Sociology of Islam and Muslim societies. The appoi...
Symposium: Black Muslim Atlantic

Symposium: Black Muslim Atlantic

2020-01-07
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Honoring the Legacy of C. Eric Lincoln Date: January 30-31, 2020 Venue: The Rubenstein Arts Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, US This symposium was envisioned and organized with Imam Abdul Hafeez Waheed to honor the Black Muslim community...
MC Prehawza Online Courses

MC Prehawza Online Courses

2020-01-05
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Starting date: January 19, 2020 Pre-Hawza Online classes are not exclusive for those who are intent on pursuing higher Islamic studies in a seminary, rather these classes are for anyone interested in learning the tenets of faith from qualified schol...
Who Speaks for Islam? Approaches to Authority within the Academy and Beyond

Who Speaks for Islam? Approaches to Authority within the Academy and Beyond

2020-01-02
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17th Annual Duke-UNC Middle East and Islamic Studies Graduate Student Conference Date: February 29, 2020 Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, US The 17th Annual Duke-UNC conference is the longest r...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Global Understandings of Religiosity and Generosity"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Global Understandings of Religiosity and Generosity"

2019-12-25
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Patricia Snell Herzog Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020 Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 15,...
SOAS MA Islamic Intellectual History (2020 entry)

SOAS MA Islamic Intellectual History (2020 entry)

2019-12-24
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Venue: Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5BG, UK Start of program: September intake only Mode of Attendance: Full-time or Part-time This program will not be running in 2019/20, and will launch in 2020/21. The MA Islamic Intellectual Histor...
Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies Showcase

Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies Showcase

2019-12-24
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Date: February 20, 2020 @ 9.30am–12pm Venue: Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Organizer: ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences There is no doubt that recent events confirm the importance of the Middle East and Muslim w...
Graduate Student Workshop on Religion, Law, and Politics in the Middle East

Graduate Student Workshop on Religion, Law, and Politics in the Middle East

2019-12-22
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Date: April 23, 2020 Venue: 341 Eggers Hall, Maxwell School of Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US Co-Sponsored by: • The Middle Eastern Studies Program, Syracuse University, • The Daniel Patrick Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, ...
Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture

Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture

2019-12-21
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Call for Applications Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Deadline for application: February 15, 2020 Department of History of Art and Architecture at Brown University invites applications at the level of Associate or Full Professor from a histo...
Assistant Professor in Religious Studies, with specialization in Islamic Studies and Classical Arabic Traditions

Assistant Professor in Religious Studies, with specialization in Islamic Studies and Classical Arabic Traditions

2019-12-20
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Call for Applications Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA Application deadline: January 19, 2020 The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University is seeking a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor...
Jerusalem in Memory and Eschatology: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Visions of the Past and Future of Jerusalem

Jerusalem in Memory and Eschatology: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Visions of the Past and Future of Jerusalem

2019-12-19
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Call for Papers Date: May 25-28, 2020 Venue: Swedish Theological Institute, Jerusalem Abstract Submission Deadline: January 6, 2020 The recognition of Jerusalem as a holy city within a holy land both unites and divides Jewish, Christian, and Musl...
PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

2019-12-18
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Call for Applications University of Edinburgh, UK Deadline for application: February 14, 2020 The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for one PhD scholarship in any area within its ...
Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

2019-12-18
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The 2020 International Meeting of SBL (Society of Biblical Literature) Call for Papers Date: July 5-9, 2020 Venue: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia Submission Deadline: January 29, 2020 The Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative P...
2nd International conference on Islamic Education Studies and Social Science

2nd International conference on Islamic Education Studies and Social Science

2019-12-16
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Call for Papers Date: April 29, 2020 Venue: Istanbul, Turkey Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 29, 2020 Abstract & Full Paper Submission Deadline: 29 March 2020 We invite all researchers, lecturers, students, practitioners and acade...
Workshop Program: Mosques, Power and Politics

Workshop Program: Mosques, Power and Politics

2019-12-10
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Date: January 22-24, 2020 Venue: University of Copenhagen, South Campus Karen Blixens Plads 8, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark Organizer: Danish Mosques & Nordic Mosques Research Network For this workshop we address the changing politics of mosque ...
Religion and Cultural Change

Religion and Cultural Change

2019-12-09
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Interdisciplinary Summer School and Conference Call for Papers Date: June 8-10, 2020 Venue: Åbo Akademi Arken, Turku, Finland Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020 Keynote speakers: • Prof. Catharina Raudvere, University of ...
British Muslim Charitable Organisations: A Best Practice Forum

British Muslim Charitable Organisations: A Best Practice Forum

2019-12-08
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MBRN conference Date: January 15, 2020 Venue: Humanitarian Academy for Development, 22-24 Sampson Rd N, Birmingham, B11 1BL UK Organized by: The Muslims in Britain Research Network in partnership with the Muslim Charities Forum and the Humanitaria...
14th ISORECEA Conference: "Religion on the Periphery"

14th ISORECEA Conference: "Religion on the Periphery"

2019-11-11
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Call for Papers Date: April 23-25, 2020 Venue: Olomouc, Czech Republic Abstract Submission Deadline: December 15, 2019 The aim of this conference is to encourage scholars from Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Western scholarship, to reflect...
Islamic Approaches to Psychology & Psychotherapy

Islamic Approaches to Psychology & Psychotherapy

2019-11-09
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Date: April 5-10, 2020 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St Paul’s Road, Cambridge CB1 2EZ, UK This five-day program introduces Western-trained mental health professionals, psychologists, psychotherapists, researchers and counsellors to the...
Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Islamicate South Asian Studies

Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Islamicate South Asian Studies

2019-11-08
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Call for Applications Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in South Asian studies with s...
8th International Conference on Contemporary Philosophy of Religion

8th International Conference on Contemporary Philosophy of Religion

2019-11-07
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Call for Papers Date: February 4-5, 2020 Venue: Islamic Propagation Center, Shahid Rajaei St., Mashhad, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: January 6, 2020 Chairman: Hamidreza Ayatollahy Globalization, along with the increasing growth of new comm...
Job Opening: Social Theory and the Digital Study of Religion

Job Opening: Social Theory and the Digital Study of Religion

2019-11-05
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Call for Applications University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the area of Social...
Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

2019-11-04
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BRAIS 2020 Call for Papers and Panels Date: April 6-7, 2020 Venue: The Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, 10 Handyside Street, London N1C 4DN, UK Submission Deadline: November 17, 2019 Following the success of...
Navigating the Non/Confessional in University Islamic Studies

Navigating the Non/Confessional in University Islamic Studies

2019-11-02
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4th Annual Birmingham Spring Islam Conference Call for Papers Date: April 20-22, 2020 Venue: University of Birmingham, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: January 17, 2020 A three-day international conference funded and organized by the Department ...
Visible and Invisible Borders Between Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern World

Visible and Invisible Borders Between Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern World

2019-10-17
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Date: January 10-11, 2020 Venue: Central European University, Budapest, Hungary It has traditionally been argued that with the rise of the modern nation state, borders increasingly became lines demarcating the spatial limits of state power. Recent ...
ICIIS 2019: 13. International Conference on Islam and Islamic Studies

ICIIS 2019: 13. International Conference on Islam and Islamic Studies

2019-10-04
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Date: October 30-31, 2019 Venue: 506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90071 USA The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation w...
Territoriality and Hospitality: Muslims and Christians Learning to Live Together

Territoriality and Hospitality: Muslims and Christians Learning to Live Together

2019-09-28
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Date: February 26-28, 2020 Venue: Accra, Ghana The theme of ‘territoriality’ reflects the view that tensions between Christians and Muslims – and, indeed, between other societies – have mainly to do with the question of who ...
The Institute for Advanced Study: Opportunities for scholars for the academic year 2020-2021

The Institute for Advanced Study: Opportunities for scholars for the academic year 2020-2021

2019-09-27
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2019 THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community of scholars focused on intellectual inquiry, free from teaching and other univ...
CFP: SERMEISS Spring 2020 Islam and Law Workshop

CFP: SERMEISS Spring 2020 Islam and Law Workshop

2019-09-04
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Call for Papers Date: March 6-8, 2020 Venue: Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 The Southeast Regional Middle East and Islamic Studies Society (SERMEISS) invites scholars, including advanced doctoral ...
International Conference on the Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change

International Conference on the Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change

2019-09-04
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Date:  April 15-16, 2020 Venue: Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany In Muslim communities, there is a consensus that the Quran is the central source of Islam. However, this agreement generally ends with questions as to ...
Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges

Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges

2019-09-03
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The 48th Annual Conference of North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS) Date: September 27, 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Venue: George Sherman Union 239, Terrace Lounge, 775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, USA Cospon...
Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance

Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance

2019-09-03
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Date: September 2019 Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance are crucial to future study plans at Dundee’s Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education. Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education in collaboration with University of Dundee, are p...
Iran: Academic Learning Tour; A Cultural, Peacemaking, Sightseeing and Learning Opportunity

Iran: Academic Learning Tour; A Cultural, Peacemaking, Sightseeing and Learning Opportunity

2019-09-02
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Date: September 7-21, 2019 Organizer: Hikmat International Institute Hikmat International Institute is organizing a learning tour of Iran from 7 – 21 of September 2019 for professors, students, and anyone else who want to explore Iran and le...
Exploring Declarations from around the World that Promote Human Dignity and Religious Freedom for All

Exploring Declarations from around the World that Promote Human Dignity and Religious Freedom for All

2019-09-01
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This Event which was happened on July 15, 2019 at National Press Club was co-hosted by International Center for Law and Religion Studies, part of the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University and the Religious Freedom Institute It was a...
“Multiculturalism, Nationalism, Religions and Secularism”

“Multiculturalism, Nationalism, Religions and Secularism”

2019-07-20
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Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship’s Twentieth Anniversary Conference Call for papers Date: November 8-10, 2019 Venue: University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Ave, Bristol BS8 1TH, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: August...
International Conference: Islamic Law and Theology in Context

International Conference: Islamic Law and Theology in Context

2019-07-20
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The Treatise-Literature (rasāʾil) as Documentation of Socially Relevant Discussions in Pre-Modern Muslim Societies (13th - 19th Centuries) Date: March 25-27, 2020 Venue: Osnabrück University, Osnabrück, Germany   In the last ...
EAUH 2020 – Session on “Negotiating Monumentality: Monuments and the Politics of Public Space in Muslim Societies”

EAUH 2020 – Session on “Negotiating Monumentality: Monuments and the Politics of Public Space in Muslim Societies”

2019-07-19
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15th International Conference on Urban History (EAUH 2020) Call for Papers Date: September 2-5, 2020 Venue: University of Antwerp, Belgium Proposal Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 Spokesperson: Henk de Smaele, University of Antwerp Co-orga...
AASR 2019 Conference: “Religion and Violence”

AASR 2019 Conference: “Religion and Violence”

2019-07-19
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Date: December 5-6, 2019 Venue: University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia Co-hosted by: the AASR, the Centre for the Study of Violence and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.  The relationship between religion and violence cont...
Shia Studies Summer Course in Iran

Shia Studies Summer Course in Iran

2019-07-15
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Date: August 21-25, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Shi’a Islam, with its rich and extensive history, has played a crucial role in the evolution of Islam as both a major faith and a civilization. Shi’a Muslims account for approximately 15 percent...
IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

2019-07-14
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Call for Applications IEG Fellowships beginning: March 2020 or later Location: Germany Application Deadline: August 15, 2019 Fields: European history, the history of religion, historical theology, or other historical disciplines The Leibniz Inst...
EAUH 2020 – Session on “Religion and the City in Europe in the 20th Century”

EAUH 2020 – Session on “Religion and the City in Europe in the 20th Century”

2019-07-13
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15th International Conference on Urban History (EAUH 2020) Call for Papers Date: September 2-5, 2020 Venue: University of Antwerp, Belgium Proposal Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 Spokesperson: Sarah Thieme, University of Münster Co...
Conference: Religion in American Life

Conference: Religion in American Life

2019-07-13
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Date: July 23-24, 2019 Venue: University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK Plenary Speaker: Prof. Dr. Axel R. Schäfer, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz The study of religion in American life has come a long way since 1994 when Jon Butler w...
Islamic online course: An Introduction to the Meanings of Prayer

Islamic online course: An Introduction to the Meanings of Prayer

2019-07-12
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By Cambridge Muslim College Instructor: Dr. Samir Mahmoud An introduction to the various aspects and mysteries of the ritual prayer (salat) and how they relate to contemporary life. Structured as a series of eight sessions, the course looks at ke...
The Qur’an in its Milieu of Origin. Possibilities of the Historical Reconstruction of the Qur’anic Revelation

The Qur’an in its Milieu of Origin. Possibilities of the Historical Reconstruction of the Qur’anic Revelation

2019-07-12
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Call for Papers Date: November 8-10, 2019 Venue: Münster, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2019 Organizer: Center for Islamic Theology (Prof. Dr. Mouhanad Khorchide and Catharina Rachik) and the Cluster of Excellence “Rel...
Autumn School: "Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in the Digital Age"

Autumn School: "Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in the Digital Age"

2019-07-09
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Call for Applications NISIS Autumn School 2019 Date: October 28 – 31, 2019 Venue: Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands Application Deadline: September 2, 2019 Study programs in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies have been slow to take ...
CFP: "Islam and/or Tradition? Traditional Islam & Islamic Traditions in the Eastern Europe"

CFP: "Islam and/or Tradition? Traditional Islam & Islamic Traditions in the Eastern Europe"

2019-07-07
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Call for Papers Journal of Modern Islamic Studies Editor in Chief: Dr Mykhaylo Yakubovych Publisher: Center for Islamic Studies, The National University of Ostroh Academy Deadline for the First Issue: 15 Nov 2019 The newly established peer-...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Macalester College

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Macalester College

2019-07-06
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Call for Applications Macalester College, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA Application Deadline: October 1, 2019 The Macalester College Religious Studies Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies (tenure-track) to beg...
LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

2019-07-05
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Date: August 20-30, 2019 Venue: Leiden University Library, Witte Singel 26-27, 2311 BG Leiden, Netherlands This summer school is for graduate (MA and PhD) students and researchers who have an interest in handwritten materials, editing, and the trad...
Urban Islam: Muslim Minorities, Identity and Tradition in West Asian, South Asian, and African Cities

Urban Islam: Muslim Minorities, Identity and Tradition in West Asian, South Asian, and African Cities

2019-07-04
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CIWAS Third Annual Conference Call for Papers Date: February 19, 2020 Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies (CIWAS) is seeking p...
History, Politics and Culture in the Middle East

History, Politics and Culture in the Middle East

2019-07-03
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26th International DAVO Congress and 2nd Session of the Section for Islamic Studies of the DMG Date: October 3-5, 2019 Venue: The Asian-Africa-Institute of Hamburg University, Hamburg, Germany Organizers: The Department for Culture and History of ...
2nd Annual Professional Networking Event

2nd Annual Professional Networking Event

2019-06-30
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Date: July 20, 2019 Venue: Cypress Community Center, 5700 Orange Ave, Cypress, CA 90630, USA The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, in collaboration with the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California, is proud to present its 2nd Annual ...
Materials and Technologies in the Age of Transition: The Byzantine, Sasanian and Islamic Near East

Materials and Technologies in the Age of Transition: The Byzantine, Sasanian and Islamic Near East

2019-06-29
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Date: July 10-11, 2019 Venue: Wolfson College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Organizers: Moujan Matin and Alain George Between the late seventh century and the so-called Golden Age of Islam in the ninth to tenth centuries, the patronage of Isla...
Islamic Ethics: Theological, Methodological and Applied Issues

Islamic Ethics: Theological, Methodological and Applied Issues

2019-06-28
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CILE California Summer School 2019 Date: 27 July - 1 August 2019 Venue: California Islamic University, 598 S State College Blvd, Fullerton, California, USA The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), member of the College of Is...
Symposium: Religion and Radicalism in Western Culture 1700-Present

Symposium: Religion and Radicalism in Western Culture 1700-Present

2019-06-25
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Date: July 17, 2019          Venue: Geoffrey Manton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Rosamond Street West, Manchester, UK As part of the city’s series of events commemorating the 200t...
An International Conference on Islamic Studies Today

An International Conference on Islamic Studies Today

2019-06-15
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Celebrating 30 years of the Journal of Islamic Studies Date: September 27-28, 2019 Venue: The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Road, Oxford, UK The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies was founded in 1985. It is a Recognized Independent Cen...
Islam and Society: Challenges & Prospects

Islam and Society: Challenges & Prospects

2019-06-14
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AAIMS Second Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies Date: 30 September and 1 October 2019 Venue: Western Sydney University Parramatta South Campus, Rydalmere, NSW 2116, Australia Hosted by the School of Social Sciences and Psycholog...
The First European Conference for Religious Dialogue and Cooperation

The First European Conference for Religious Dialogue and Cooperation

2019-06-12
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“The Role of Religion in Peace and Conflict” Call for Papers Date: October 14-17, 2019 Venue: Struga, Republic of North Macedonia Abstract Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 One of the key questions that contemporary sociology is fa...
Meetings of Minds: Conflict, Reconciliation and Inter Faith Relations

Meetings of Minds: Conflict, Reconciliation and Inter Faith Relations

2019-06-11
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World Congress of Faiths Interfaith Conference Date: September 10, 2019 Venue: St Michael’s House, Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, UK The World Congress of Faiths (WCF) is a community of individuals from different faiths and beliefs working to...
Religious Organisation(s) – Challenges and Changes in Contemporary Society

Religious Organisation(s) – Challenges and Changes in Contemporary Society

2019-06-11
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The 25th Nordic Conference in the Sociology of Religion (NCSR) Call for Papers and Panels Date: August 17-19, 2020 Venue: Gothenburg, Sweden Abstract Submission Deadline: March 15, 2020 In today’s globalized and fast changing society, reli...
Challenges of the 21st Century for Sociology of Religion

Challenges of the 21st Century for Sociology of Religion

2019-05-23
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4th ISA Forum of Sociology Call for Papers Date: July 14-18, 2020 Venue: Porto Alegre, Brazil Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019 The debate on religion, its role, its development, and its future has been intense, extensive and soph...
1st Annual Conference on Muslim Minorities and Human Rights

1st Annual Conference on Muslim Minorities and Human Rights

2019-05-22
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“Islam, Muslims in Britain: Radicalisation, Deradicalisation, Islamophobia and Human rights” Call for Papers Date: September 5, 2019 Organizer: Centre for Arab Progress, London Abstract Submission Deadline: July 6, 2019 The conferenc...
Gender, Religion and Sexuality Symposium

Gender, Religion and Sexuality Symposium

2019-05-21
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Date: June 29, 2019 Venue: The University of Newcastle Sydney, Sydney, Australia This one-day symposium brings together postgraduate students and early career researchers working in the interdisciplinary area of religion, gender and sexuality to ex...
Postgraduate Symposium: Muslims in the UK and Europe

Postgraduate Symposium: Muslims in the UK and Europe

2019-05-20
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Date: June 6-7, 2019 Venue: Moller Centre, Cambridge, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The postgraduate symposium, taking place from 6-7 June 2019, will be a platform for students to present and exchang...
Madinah & Bab 2019 Summer Course

Madinah & Bab 2019 Summer Course

2019-05-19
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Date: 25 July - 15 August 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Organizer: The World Federation of Khoja Shia Ithna-Asheri Muslim Communities The Madinah & Bab youth summer course is officially back for the 17th year running for young people aged between 14- ...
CFP: “Public policies and the production of religious difference”

CFP: “Public policies and the production of religious difference”

2019-05-13
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Annual conference of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion: Religion and the Production of Difference Call for Papers Date: 30 October – 1 November 2019 Venue: Groningen, Netherlands Deadline: June 1, 2019 Julia Martínez A...
The Efficacy of Financial Structures for Islamic Taxes and Dues

The Efficacy of Financial Structures for Islamic Taxes and Dues

2019-05-12
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The 7th Annual Contemporary Fiqhī Issues Workshop Date: July 4-5, 2019 Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham, UK Islam has institutionalized, endorsed, and at times even enforced different forms of paying dues with the objective of providing for ...
Youth Development Program (YDP)

Youth Development Program (YDP)

2019-05-11
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Date: June 22-23, 2019 Venue: Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre, Swallow House, Timbold Drive, Kents Hill Park, Milton Keynes, UK Application Deadline: June 2, 2019 The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ) is running its annual “Y...
Islamic Perspectives on Organ Donation after Death

Islamic Perspectives on Organ Donation after Death

2019-05-11
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The 1st workshop of the ‘Islamic Perspectives on Ethical Issues’ series Call for Papers Date: October 3-4, 2019 Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: July 26, 2019 The Islamic Perspectives on Ethical...
Islam: Religion of Humanity

Islam: Religion of Humanity

2019-04-28
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15th Annual National Conference of Muslim Congress Date: July 5-7, 2019 Venue: JW Marriott Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ, USA Muslim Congress welcomes you to the 15th Annual National Conference in Phoenix, AZ on the weekend of July 5-7th 2019. Confere...
48th Annual Conference of the North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS)

48th Annual Conference of the North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS)

2019-04-26
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“Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges” Date: September 27, 2019 Venue: Boston University, Boston, MA, USA Cosponsored by: Institute on Culture, Religion and World Affairs (CURA), Pard...
Narrating the pilgrimage to Mecca: Experiences, Emotions, and Meanings

Narrating the pilgrimage to Mecca: Experiences, Emotions, and Meanings

2019-04-22
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Call for Papers Date: December 12-13, 2019 Venue: University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands Deadline: June 1, 2019 Conveners: Professor Marjo Buitelaar (University of Groningen) and Dr Richard van Leeuwen (University of Amsterdam) Key note...
Jameel Scholarships for the MA course ‘Islam in Contemporary Britain’

Jameel Scholarships for the MA course ‘Islam in Contemporary Britain’

2019-04-22
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 24, 2019 The Islam-UK Centre at Cardiff University is pleased to invite applications for this year’s Jameel Scholarships, starting September 2019. Three fully-funded scholarships are available...
Call for Papers: “Violence: An International Journal”

Call for Papers: “Violence: An International Journal”

2019-04-21
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Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 Violence. An International Journal is launching a call for papers on the theme “Religions and acts of violence”. This theme section will be coordinated by Mohamed Ali-Adraoui (Marie Slodowska C...
Geometry and Colour: Decoding the Arts of Islam in the West 1880–1945

Geometry and Colour: Decoding the Arts of Islam in the West 1880–1945

2019-04-21
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Call for Papers Date: May 14-15, 2020 Venue: Museum Rietberg Zürich / Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland Keynote Speaker: Rémi Labrusse (Université Paris Nanterre) Submission Deadline: May 31, 2019 The internatio...
Visualising Cultures: Media, Technology and Religion

Visualising Cultures: Media, Technology and Religion

2019-04-20
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The British Association for the Study of Religions (BASR) Conference Call for Panels and Papers Date: September 2-4, 2019 Venue: Leeds Trinity University, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD, UK Panel Proposal Deadline: May 15, 2019 Paper Proposal Deadli...
Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period

Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period

2019-04-17
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Date: June 6-8, 2019 Venue: Gotha Research Centre of the University of Erfurt, Gotha, Germany Confirmed Speakers: Peter Burke, R. Po-chia Hsia In 2017 a conference at the Research Centre Gotha sought to answer this call by Burke and Hsia by focusi...
Workshop on “Mosques, Families and Islamic Law”

Workshop on “Mosques, Families and Islamic Law”

2019-04-15
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Call for Papers Date: August 21-23, 2019 Venue: Hotel Panorama, Göteborg, Sweden Organizer: Danish Mosques & Nordic Mosques Research Network Abstract Submission Deadline: May 1, 2019 Danish Mosques – Significance, Use and Influen...
Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies 2019

Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies 2019

2019-04-13
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Date: 10 June - 19 July 2019 Venue: Geneva, Bossey, Switzerland The Ecumenical Institute at Château de Bossey invites applications for the Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies, 2019. Intended for an international au...
Bodies Matter: Death and Shiite Muslim Migrants

Bodies Matter: Death and Shiite Muslim Migrants

2019-03-26
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Date: July 8-13, 2019 Venue: Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK Conveners: Emel Akçalı (Swansea University, UK) Pedram Khosronejad (Oklahoma State University, USA) This is a call for a one-day brainstorming meeting regarding Death and...
The Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Symposium 2019

The Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Symposium 2019

2019-03-24
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Date: June 12, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK We are pleased to announce that the 3rd TIMES Post-Graduate Forum Symposium will be held on Wednesday 12th June 2019 at the University of Birmingham, UK. The event is free. Keyno...
Conceptualising Religion

Conceptualising Religion

2019-03-21
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33rd Biannual Conference of the German Association for the Study of Religion (DVRW) Date: September 3-6, 2019 Venue: Leibniz Universität Hannover, Hanover, Germany The Institute for the Study of Religion of the Leibniz Universität Hannov...
Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

2019-03-19
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Date: April 26-27, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK The intellectual history of Sufism is intertwined with that of philosophy in the Islamic world. From the mystical strains in the writings of Avicenna and Ibn Ṭufayl to the phil...
Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship

Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship

2019-03-16
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Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 Through the annual Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship, Muslim Congress seeks to support students in their pursuit of education. The Scholarship is open to high school seniors, students enrolled in a college or un...
Standing Up to Gender Violence in Israel-Palestine

Standing Up to Gender Violence in Israel-Palestine

2019-03-15
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The Legal Context of Contemporary Feminist Struggle Workshop Series on Gender, Law, and Society in the Muslim World The Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law and the Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World organized a discussion...
Visiting Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Wellesley College

Visiting Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Wellesley College

2019-03-12
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Wellesley College seeks applications for a one-year, full-time, non-renewable Visiting Lectureship in Islamic Studies for 2019-2020. The position will be held in the Department of Religion. The successful candidate will offer a total of five courses,...
IIDR Course: Quran for Busy People

IIDR Course: Quran for Busy People

2019-03-11
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Date: April 13, 2019 Venue: London & Online IIDR is teaming up with Quran Coach Mamoon Yusaf to present a first-of-its-kind course on how to set and achieve each of your personal Quran goals in as little as a few minutes each day.  Durin...
The First International Conference on Peace and Conflict Resolution (ICPCR)

The First International Conference on Peace and Conflict Resolution (ICPCR)

2019-03-11
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Date: April 29-30, 2019 Venue: University of Tehran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran The Faculty of World Studies, University of Tehran, aims to establish the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies in the near future. In previous years, an academic...
Religion, Governments, and Violent Extremism: What Have We Learned?

Religion, Governments, and Violent Extremism: What Have We Learned?

2019-03-09
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On February 13 a panel of experts on global peacemaking and international security debated the complex role religion and religious leaders play in causing or preventing violent extremism. The discussion featured Mohamed Elsanousi, the executive direc...
ILEAD Conference 2019: The Art of Perseverance

ILEAD Conference 2019: The Art of Perseverance

2019-02-28
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Annual Islamic Conference in Ottawa-Gatineau Date: March 16, 2019 Venue: Ontario, Canada The aim of the conference is to engage, empower and support the Muslim community to work together and actively participate in building a vibrant community an...
The Future of British Muslim Studies

The Future of British Muslim Studies

2019-02-25
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A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network conference organized in partnership with the Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, Cardiff University Date: April 24, 2019 Venue: Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, Cardiff University, Cardiff,...
CILE 2019: A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

CILE 2019: A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

2019-02-22
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Date: March 23, 2019 Venue: Doha, Qatar The conference will be hosting international keynote speakers, scholars, academicians and researchers from different parts of the World to present their research findings and debate on the conference themes a...
Workshop: Islamic Modernity, Reform and Tajdid (Renovation)

Workshop: Islamic Modernity, Reform and Tajdid (Renovation)

2019-02-15
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Call for Papers Date: April 23-24, 2019 Venue: Islamic University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam, The Netherlands Deadline for Proposals: March 11, 2019 Organizers: Dr Hossam Mohamed and Ertugrul Gokcekuyu This workshop will focus on Islamic Mod...
Visiting Professors in the Field of Islamic Ethics

Visiting Professors in the Field of Islamic Ethics

2019-02-13
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The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is an academic center based in the College of Islamic Studies, Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Qatar, with international orientation and an ambitious research agenda. CILE would like to ...
Migration and Border Crossings Conference

Migration and Border Crossings Conference

2019-02-08
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Columbia Theological Seminary and Emory University’s Center for the Study of Law and Religion co-hosted the multidisciplinary Migration and Border Crossings Conference. The conference brought together theologians, legal scholars, artists and le...
Heartful Communication

Heartful Communication

2019-02-05
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Date: February 23-24, 2019 @ 10:00 – 17:00 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK In a time of hyperconnectivity but often superficial connectedness, in which so many suffer from loneliness and deman...
Claiming and Making Muslim Worlds: Across and Between the Local and the Global

Claiming and Making Muslim Worlds: Across and Between the Local and the Global

2019-02-03
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Date: April 35, 2019 Venue: Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, Kirchweg 33, 14129 Berlin, Germany Funded by the German Ministry for Research and Education, and since 2017 with the Leibniz-Association, the conference concludes our 12-year research pro...
Personal Transformation: Legacy of Al-Ghazali

Personal Transformation: Legacy of Al-Ghazali

2019-02-01
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Date: February 23, 2019 @ 9:00 - 18:30 Venue: London & Online In recent years, there has been a keen interest in personal growth and transformation. Many are searching for paradigms and models which will help them become better versions of them...
Training Program: Research Methods for the Study of Contemporary Religion

Training Program: Research Methods for the Study of Contemporary Religion

2019-01-23
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Date: February 25 – March 1, 2019 Venue: Centre for Religion and Contemporary Society, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK This training program is available for doctoral students registered at any higher education institution in the UK/EU and...
2019 Public Seminar Series

2019 Public Seminar Series

2019-01-20
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Presented by the Islam UK Centre, Cardiff University Cardiff University is a leading institution for scholarly teaching about Islam and Muslims in contemporary Britain. The Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK (Islam-UK Centre) is based within th...
Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

2019-01-18
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FREE Online Course by Cardiff University Starting Date: March 4, 2019 Duration: 4 weeks Islam is the second largest religion in the world today and dominates much of the current geopolitical discourse. People are increasingly bombarded by dramatic...
10th Conference on Ibadi Studies

10th Conference on Ibadi Studies

2019-01-07
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“Ibadism and the Study of Islam: A view from the edge” Date: June 17 – 19, 2019 Venue: Institute of Islamic Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada In his seminal "Islam: The View from the Edge", historian Richard Bulliet...
Visiting Fellowships, Islamic Legal Studies Program

Visiting Fellowships, Islamic Legal Studies Program

2019-01-06
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Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change, Harvard Law School Application Deadline: February 1, 2019 Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change invites applications for Visiting Fellowships for the 2019-202...
Muslim Congress Online Pre-Hawza Program

Muslim Congress Online Pre-Hawza Program

2019-01-05
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The PreHawza classes are taught by dedicated scholars from the Hawza and are geared towards students of all levels - whether you are interested in simply expanding your basic knowledge or you intend to go for higher studies.  Furthermore, the sc...
PhD candidates at the Faculty of Law, Maastricht University

PhD candidates at the Faculty of Law, Maastricht University

2019-01-04
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Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands Application Deadline: February 25, 2019 PhD researchers participate in the Maastricht University Graduate School of Law. They will prepare a PhD thesis in English or Dutch within the Faculty of Law&rsq...
Assistant Professor with a Specialization in Islam of the Late Medieval or Early Modern Period

Assistant Professor with a Specialization in Islam of the Late Medieval or Early Modern Period

2018-12-30
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School of International and Public Affairs, Florida International University, USA Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 31, 2019 The Department of Religious in the School of International and Public Affairs is pleased to announce a s...
The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies

The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies

2018-12-29
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Call for Papers Date: April 27-28, 2019 Venue: The Islamic College, London, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: February 3, 2019 The Islamic College invites abstracts to be submitted for its fifth conference specializing in the flourishing field of ...
Pilgrimage and the Senses

Pilgrimage and the Senses

2018-12-29
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Call for Papers Date: June 7, 2019 Venue: University of Oxford Abstract Submission Deadline: January 20, 2019 Keynote Speaker: Professor Kathryn Rudy (University of St. Andrews) This interdisciplinary conference hosted at the University of Oxfor...
IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

2018-12-26
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Application Deadline: February 15, 2019 IEG Fellowships beginning: September 2019 or later Location: Germany The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards 8–10 fellowships for international doctoral students in European history, the...
Professorship (W2) in Islamic Law

Professorship (W2) in Islamic Law

2018-12-25
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The Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Sciences at Leipzig University Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 18, 2019 The Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Sciences at Leipzig University invites applications for a professorship...
International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies 2019

International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies 2019

2018-12-25
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ICMIS 2019 Call for Papers Date: January 19, 2019 Venue: Grand Riverview Hotel, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia Abstract Deadline: January 16, 2019 International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies (ICMIS) 2019 is pioneer ...
Imam Ali Chair for Shi‘i Studies and Dialogue among Islamic Legal Schools

Imam Ali Chair for Shi‘i Studies and Dialogue among Islamic Legal Schools

2018-12-24
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Call for Applications Hartford Seminary announces an opening for a Shi‘i scholar with a distinguished record that includes an academic doctorate, religious training and lived religious commitments to occupy the newly endowed Imam Ali Chair for...
The British Islam Conference 2019

The British Islam Conference 2019

2018-12-15
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A Marketplace of Ideas Date: February 23-24, 2019 Venue: 17-25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA, UK A weekend promoting collaboration and thinking around the idea of a British Islam and encouraging the development of British Muslim thought, identity...
The International Seminar: Women, Faith and Culture

The International Seminar: Women, Faith and Culture

2018-12-14
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The seminar, organized by the International Foundation of Interreligious and Intercultural Education (IFIIE) together with the International Affairs Institute (IAI), was held at the premises of the Italian Ministry of International Affairs and Intern...
Khoja Heritage Festival

Khoja Heritage Festival

2018-12-13
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“Khoja Community: Past, Present and Future” Call for Papers Date: April 6-7, 2019 Venue: Al-Zahra Centre, 81 Fearnley Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0RB, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: Jan 14, 2019 This conference is a part o...
The Ties that Bind

The Ties that Bind

2018-12-12
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Mechanisms and Structures of Social Dependency in the Early Islamic Empire Call for Papers Date: December 2-6, 2019 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019 As part of the ERC-funded project, &...
Islamic Studies & Christian-Muslim Relations

Islamic Studies & Christian-Muslim Relations

2018-12-08
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University of Edinburgh Awards: PhD, MPhil, MScR Study Modes: Full-time, Part-time Program Start Date: September 9, 2019 Application Deadline: August 31, 2019 In this research area, you can pursue interdisciplinary study of Islamic thought and p...
The 2nd Annual Conference of the East Asian Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

The 2nd Annual Conference of the East Asian Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

2018-12-07
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“East-West Encounters and Religious Change in Modernizing East Asia” Call for Papers Date: July 27-28, 2019 Venue: Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019 East Asia has undergone globalizati...
Harmonizing Religion and Human Rights

Harmonizing Religion and Human Rights

2018-12-05
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How can we align religious life with human rights? What role should spiritual leaders play in promoting human rights? And what can everyday people of faith do to defend human rights and encourage mutual respect between people of different religions? ...
MPhil in Islamic Studies and History

MPhil in Islamic Studies and History

2018-12-04
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Call for Applications University of Oxford Application Deadline: January 11, 2019 The MPhil in Islamic Studies and History is a two-year course intended primarily for students who desire an intensive introduction to Islamic history and thought in ...
McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium 2019

McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium 2019

2018-12-01
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Call for Papers Date: April 4-5, 2019 Venue: Quebec, Canada Abstract Submission Deadline: December 30, 2018 The organizing committee of the McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium welcomes abstract submissions to their nint...
Islamic Calligraphy Course Focused on Nastaliq calligraphy

Islamic Calligraphy Course Focused on Nastaliq calligraphy

2018-11-30
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Date: April 9-14, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: March 1, 2019 Come and learn “Nastaliq” — the timelessly elegant calligraphy style predominantly featured in classical Persian manuscripts. Let the most acclaimed ca...
ISSR 2019 – Session on “Young people, religion, politics, and education”

ISSR 2019 – Session on “Young people, religion, politics, and education”

2018-11-28
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Call for Papers Date: July 9-12, 2019 Venue:  Barcelona, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: December 16, 2018 Session Conveners: • Mary Lou Rasmussen, Australian National University • Elisabeth Arweck, University of Warwick O...
Junior Professor for the History and Culture of Islam in the Eastern Mediterranean

Junior Professor for the History and Culture of Islam in the Eastern Mediterranean

2018-11-27
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Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 27, 2018 The junior professor should represent the entire field in research and teaching. Knowledge of Arabic is required, that of Ottoman Turkish i...
A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

2018-11-27
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CILE 7th Annual International Conference Call for Papers Date: March 23, 2019 Venue: Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha, Qatar Abstract Submission Deadline: December 20, 2018 The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is pleas...
Patronage and Clientelism in the Muslim world

Patronage and Clientelism in the Muslim world

2018-11-27
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Granada ENIS Spring School 2019 Date: March 18-22, 2019 Venue: Escuela de Estudios Árabes, CSIS, Cuesta del Chapiz 22, 18010 Granada, Spain Application Deadline: January 25, 2019 The Granada Spring School will be organized by ENIS (the Eur...
Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

2018-11-25
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 5, 2019 Educational Requirements: PhD in Religious Studies The Department of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invi...
The International Intensive Course on Women’s Studies in Islam and Iran

The International Intensive Course on Women’s Studies in Islam and Iran

2018-11-24
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Date: March 2-7, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: January 20, 2019 The Islamic and Iranian Women’s Studies Intensive Short Course which has been organized by the University of Religions and Denominations on 2 -7 March 2019, endea...
Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy

Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy

2018-11-21
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LUCIS Annual Conference On 14 and 15 November, the LUCIS Annual Conference took place in Leiden. This year’s LUCIS conference Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy was perhaps the first conference in the Netherlands to focus specifically on t...
CIWAS 2nd Annual Conference: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

CIWAS 2nd Annual Conference: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

2018-11-20
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Date: February 20, 2019 Venue: Shilling Lecture Theatre, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham Hill, Egham, TW20 0EQ, UK The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies (Royal Holloway, University of London) and the Imam Sadr Foundation (Lebanon...
IAPR 2019: Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

IAPR 2019: Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

2018-11-19
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Date: August 31 - September 3, 2019 Venue: Gdańsk, Poland The International Association for the Psychology of Religion (IAPR) holds bi-annual conferences that serve as a meeting point for scholars from all over the world to share the latest researc...
EASR 2019: “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions”

EASR 2019: “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions”

2018-11-19
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17th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) Call for Papers Date: June 25-29, 2019 Venue: Tartu, Estonia Abstract Submission Deadline: December 15, 2018 Religions are works in progress. New ideas, doctrin...
Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2019

Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2019

2018-11-18
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Theme: “Communicating Religion” Call for Papers Date: July 9-11, 2019 Venue: Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales Abstract Submission Deadline: February 1, 2019 As scholars of religion, we are all tasked with communicating religion in ...
Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue

Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue

2018-11-18
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Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin, Ireland Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 3, 2018 The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and a track record in, and current plan for, excellent research in the periods from l...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Reframing Islam in Southeast Asia"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Reframing Islam in Southeast Asia"

2018-11-17
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. Chiara Formichi Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 15, 2019 The history of Islam in Southeast Asia ha...
Call for papers: Special Issue “Fashion/Religion Interfaces”

Call for papers: Special Issue “Fashion/Religion Interfaces”

2018-11-15
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Anna-Mari Almila Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: April 1, 2019 The complex interconnections between religious b...
Conference on Leadership, Authority and Representation in British Muslim Communities

Conference on Leadership, Authority and Representation in British Muslim Communities

2018-11-13
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Call for Papers Date: January 21, 2019 @ 9:30am to 5:30pm Venue: Cardiff University Main Building, Council Chamber 1.77, Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3AT, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: December 7, 2018 This one-day conference brings together acade...
The Faith Lives of Women and Girls: Identities, Experiences, Practices, and Beliefs

The Faith Lives of Women and Girls: Identities, Experiences, Practices, and Beliefs

2018-11-12
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Call for Papers Date: March 26-27, 2019 Venue: Queen’s Foundation, Birmingham, UK Deadline for Submission: December 14, 2018 This two-day conference explores the diverse faith lives, identities, experiences, practices, and beliefs of self-i...
International Conference to Celebrate the International Day for Women

International Conference to Celebrate the International Day for Women

2018-11-08
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“Dialoguing Women in Christianity, Islam and African Traditional Religions” Call for Papers Date: March 1, 2019 Venue: University of Zimbabwe Abstract Submission Deadline: December 31, 2018 This will be a one-day conference held in p...
International Conference of Immortality of the Soul in Islam and Christianity

International Conference of Immortality of the Soul in Islam and Christianity

2018-11-05
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Call for Papers Date: March 4-5, 2020 Venue: Qom, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: March 16, 2019 The Research Center for Islamic Philosophy and Theology affiliated to Islamic Sciences and Culture Academy (ISCA) was established in 1994 with the...
Islam in the Modern World (Theology and Religious Studies)

Islam in the Modern World (Theology and Religious Studies)

2018-11-04
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The Master's in Islam in the Modern World is a one-year program that offers you an in-depth interdisciplinary framework to engage topics and debates concerning Islam and modernity.
Three-day International conference ‘The Muslim Ummah’ was held in Istanbul

Three-day International conference ‘The Muslim Ummah’ was held in Istanbul

2018-11-02
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A three-day international conference was hosted and organized by Centre for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA) at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) from October 14 to 16 in which around 20 speakers from around the world discussed challenges of s...
Master of Arts in Islamic Studies

Master of Arts in Islamic Studies

2018-10-26
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Call for Applications American Islamic College, Chicago, IL, USA Application Deadline: December 30, 2018 The MA degree program is designed to provide students with a rigorous background in both traditional and analytical approaches to Islamic Stud...
IIDR Winter Student Program in Islamic Studies

IIDR Winter Student Program in Islamic Studies

2018-10-25
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Inside the Soul of Islam IIDR held its Winter Student Program in Islamic studies this November. In this unique and eye-opening course, personal coach and bestselling author of “Inside the Soul of Islam”, Mamoon Yusaf, introduced a simple...
Islamic Studies; Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies

Islamic Studies; Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies

2018-10-25
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The University of Edinburgh Duration: 48 months Degree type: Masters Study mode: Full-time Fees: £18,800 The University of Edinburgh has a long and well-established reputation for teaching Islamic about Islam and the history, culture and ...
Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

2018-10-23
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Call for Papers Date: April 26-27, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2018 The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for a cross-disciplinary exploration and re-examination of t...
Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies

Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies

2018-10-22
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A Summer School in Granada, Spain Date: June 16-22, 2019 Venue: Granada, Spain Application Deadline: February 5, 2019 Critical Muslim Studies is inspired by a need for opening up a space for intellectually rigorous and socially committed explorat...
Workshops on the study of Oriental manuscripts

Workshops on the study of Oriental manuscripts

2018-10-17
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Date: March 25-29, 2019 Venue: Berlin State Library, Potsdamer Straße 33, Berlin, Germany Application Deadline: November 15, 2018. Public Keynote Lecture by: Dr. Élise Franssen (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia) Staatsbibliothek...
Religiosity in East and West – Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

Religiosity in East and West – Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

2018-10-13
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Call for Papers Date: June 25 - 27, 2019 Venue: Munster (Westphalia), Germany Organizers: Dr. Sarah Demmrich (University of Munster) & Prof. Dr. Ulrich Riegel (University of Siegen) Abstract Deadline: January 15, 2019 The concept of religio...
Free Online Course: Religion, Conflict and Peace

Free Online Course: Religion, Conflict and Peace

2018-10-09
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Provided by Harvard Divinity School Instructor: Diane L. Moore Duration: 8 weeks Effort: 4 to 8 hours per week Level: Introductory Explore the diverse and complex roles that religions play in both promoting and mitigating violence. In this cour...
Assistant Professor of History - Islamic World or Middle Eastern prior to 1600 (medieval)

Assistant Professor of History - Islamic World or Middle Eastern prior to 1600 (medieval)

2018-10-08
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Call for Applications Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia, USA Application Deadline: December 20, 2018 Hampden-Sydney College, Department of History, invites applications for a tenure-track full-time position in Islamic World or Middle Eastern histor...
Webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage”

Webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage”

2018-10-07
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By Prof Stefan Heidemann Date: Bi-weekly, Wednesday, 4 to 6 pm CET (Oct 31, 2018 - Jan 23, 2019) The Webinar Initiative in Islamic Material Culture offers a webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage&rd...
Strictly Observant Religion, Gender and the State

Strictly Observant Religion, Gender and the State

2018-10-06
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Date: March 25-26, 2019 Venue: The Woolf Institute, Cambridge, UK This conference seeks to address the question how strictly observant religious groups or "fundamentalists" (Harding 2001) challenge two basic principles within contemporary societies...
NISIS Autumn School 2018: Travelling Muslims

NISIS Autumn School 2018: Travelling Muslims

2018-09-26
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Date: October 15-18, 2018 Venue: University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands From Monday 15 until Thursday 18 October 2018, the eighth annual NISIS Autumn School will take place at the University of Groningen. This year’s Autumn...
Diploma in Arabic and Islamic Studies

Diploma in Arabic and Islamic Studies

2018-09-25
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Duration: 2 years (Oct 2018 - Sept 2020) Registration Deadline: November 15, 2018 Cambridge Islamic College is offering a two-year foundational/intermediate level course in Arabic and Islamic studies. It is designed to qualify participants for admi...
The Sixth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

The Sixth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

2018-09-24
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Call for Papers Date: April 15 – 16, 2019 Venue: University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK Submission Deadline: November 30, 2018 Following BRAIS’s successful conferences in Edinburgh (2014), London (2015 and 2016), Chester (2017) and ...
Research Associate in Women's Studies in Religion Program

Research Associate in Women's Studies in Religion Program

2018-09-22
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Harvard Divinity School, Cambridge, MA, USA Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2018 Each year Harvard Divinity School selects five candidates for full-time Research Associate and Visiting Faculty positions in its Women's Studi...
Islamic course: Introduction to Islamic Codicology

Islamic course: Introduction to Islamic Codicology

2018-09-21
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Date: September 17-21, 2018 Venue: Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK The Islamic Manuscript Association—in partnership with Cambridge University Library, the University of Cambridge's HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic ...
Assistant Professor of Jews in the Islamic World

Assistant Professor of Jews in the Islamic World

2018-09-21
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Emory University, Atlanta, GA Call for Applications Application Deadline: Open until filled The Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies and the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies at Emory University, Atlanta, GA invite applications for ...
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Studies

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Studies

2018-09-06
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University of Exeter Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 30, 2018 The above two full-time posts are available on a fixed term basis from 1st April 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for a period of 2 years in the Institute ...
Religion in Society Research Network

Religion in Society Research Network

2018-09-05
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Call for Advisory Board Members Application Deadline: September 28, 2018 We are currently accepting applications for membership to the Advisory Board. The principle role of the Advisory Board is to drive the overall intellectual direction of its re...
Sacred Journeys: 6th Global Conference

Sacred Journeys: 6th Global Conference

2018-09-04
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Call for Papers Date: July 10-11, 2019 Venue: Maynooth University, Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2019 More than 400 million people embark annually on pilgrimages with numbers steadily increasing. Pil...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Salafism in the West: Major Issues and Debates"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Salafism in the West: Major Issues and Debates"

2018-09-03
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Adis Duderija Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: January 31, 2020 Salafism both as a concept and lived reality con...
The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

2018-09-01
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The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work Date: October 11-13, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany As the ERC project “The Early Islamic Empire at Work – The View from the Regions Toward the Center&rdquo...
Oxford Muslim Access Conference – 2018

Oxford Muslim Access Conference – 2018

2018-08-25
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Date: September 22, 2018 Venue: Newham Collegiate sixth form center, London, UK Application Deadline: September 7, 2018 The Oxford Muslim Access Conference is being launched to address the multiple barriers affecting Muslim students applying to Ox...
The “Ethical” and the “Everyday”

The “Ethical” and the “Everyday”

2018-08-24
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Interrogating analytical turns for/in the study of Islam and Muslims in Europe Date: November 29-30, 2018 Venue: Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0UB, UK Organizers: Zubair Ahmad, Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies,...
From the Understanding Sharia Project: USPPIP Autumn School

From the Understanding Sharia Project: USPPIP Autumn School

2018-08-23
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“Uses of the Past in Islamic Legal Thought and Practice” Call for Applications Date: November 11-17, 2018 Venue: Leiden University, The Netherlands Application Deadline: September 5, 2018 The USPPIP project (Understanding Shari&rsquo...
6th International Conference on Islam and Liberty

6th International Conference on Islam and Liberty

2018-08-22
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Building an Islamic Case for Open Markets Date: November 14-15, 2018 Venue: Iqbal International Institute of Research and Dialogue, Islamabad, Pakistan Islam & Liberty Network (ILN) is a global platform of researchers and academics building kn...
Assistant Professor for Asian Islam

Assistant Professor for Asian Islam

2018-08-21
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Call for Applications Hamilton College, New York, USA Application Deadline: October 5, 2018 The Asian Studies program of Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure track position in any discipline on Islam in Asia, including Iran/Persia, S...
The Second International Conference on Islamic Civilization (ISIC 2019)

The Second International Conference on Islamic Civilization (ISIC 2019)

2018-08-19
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The Movement of Population, Objects, and Ideas in the Pre-modern and Modern Muslim World Call for Papers Date: February 12–13, 2019 Venue: National Chengchi University (NCCU), Taipei, Republic of China Abstract Submission Deadline: October ...
Postdoctoral Researcher 'Engendering Europe’s Muslim Question'

Postdoctoral Researcher 'Engendering Europe’s Muslim Question'

2018-08-10
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University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Department of Sociology Call for Applications Application Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) invites applications for a two-year Po...
Yemeni Manuscript Collections and Zaydi Studies

Yemeni Manuscript Collections and Zaydi Studies

2018-08-09
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Date: December 6-7, 2018 Venue: The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA The conference is part of a larger endeavor aimed at fostering the scholarly exploration of all aspects of Shiism: the "Shii Studies Research Program", www.ias.edu...
Professor (W 3) for Islamic History and Culture

Professor (W 3) for Islamic History and Culture

2018-08-06
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Tübingen University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Asian and Oriental Studies Call for Applications Application Deadline: August 31, 2018 The applicant should be able to cover a broad spectrum of research and instruction in this subjec...
Religion and Power: The Creation, Reproduction and Deconstruction of Social Orders

Religion and Power: The Creation, Reproduction and Deconstruction of Social Orders

2018-08-04
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The annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR) Date: October 26–28, 2018 Venue: Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA The annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion provides scholars ...
Digital Media, Islam, and Politics in the Middle East

Digital Media, Islam, and Politics in the Middle East

2018-08-03
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6th Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies Date: September 28-29, 2018 Venue: Basel, Switzerland Call for Applications for the 6th Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies in Basel, a workshop with...
The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

2018-07-29
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International Society for the Sociology of Religion 35th Conference Call for Papers Date: July 9‐12, 2019 Venue: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain The last ISSR conference on ‘Religion and Politics’ was organized in...
Postdoctoral Researcher, Qur’anic Commentary Project (QuCIP)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Qur’anic Commentary Project (QuCIP)

2018-07-27
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University of Oxford, Faculty of Oriental Studies Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 14, 2018 This is an opportunity for an outstanding scholar to join the research project Qur’anic Commentary: An Integrative Paradigm (QuC...
Sectarian Identity and Community Formation in Islam

Sectarian Identity and Community Formation in Islam

2018-07-25
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The University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Group Annual Symposium Date: October 26-27, 2018 Venue: The Franke Institute, 1100 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637, USA The University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Symposium is an endeavor of the Shiʿi Studies Grou...
3rd CES/WRERU Islamic Education Summer School

3rd CES/WRERU Islamic Education Summer School

2018-07-23
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Formation of Muslim Female Faith & Educational Leadership within European Muslim Diaspora Date: September 3-5, 2018 Venue: Arden House, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK The first Warwick Islamic Education Summer School, held in Sept...
Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

2018-07-06
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Call for Papers Date: October 6–7, 2018 Venue: The University of Chicago, 5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Paper Submission Deadline: August 15, 2018 The Great Lakes Adiban Society (GLAS) invites submissions for its second annual wo...
Religion and Secularism on Campus; The Changing Dimensions of the University Experience

Religion and Secularism on Campus; The Changing Dimensions of the University Experience

2018-07-05
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Re/presenting Islam on Campus Date: September 6-7, 2018 Venue: The Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT), SOAS, University of London, UK Many of today’s prestigious universities, including Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge, have Christian foundations (A...
SoCal Graduate Student Conference on Islamic Studies: Sharia and the Secular

SoCal Graduate Student Conference on Islamic Studies: Sharia and the Secular

2018-07-05
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Date: October 19-20, 2018 Venue: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA Paper Submission Deadline: July 30, 2018 Keynote Speaker: Sherman A. Jackson, University of Southern California The SoCal Islamic Studies Graduate Student C...
Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Assistant Professor/Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Islam and Women Studies

Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Assistant Professor/Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Islam and Women Studies

2018-07-04
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Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Gadong, Brunei Call for Applications Hours: Full Time Application Deadline: July 31, 2018 Over the past decade Universiti Brunei Darussalam has been on an exciting progressive journey of change, from what is fundamen...
Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and administrators

Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and administrators

2018-07-04
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Call for Papers  Date: March 20-21, 2019 Venue: SOAS University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG, UK Paper Submission Deadline: September 15, 2018 Adherence into the social-cum-cultural group of ʿulamāʾ was rela...
Studying Muslim Britain: A Forum for Early Career Researchers

Studying Muslim Britain: A Forum for Early Career Researchers

2018-07-03
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Date: July 18, 2018 Venue: The University of Manchester, Simon Building, Dover Street, Manchester, M13 9PS, UK The Muslims in Britain Research Network, in collaboration with the University of Manchester, is very pleased to announce that it will hol...
The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

2018-07-01
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International Society for the Sociology of Religion 35th Conference Call for Session Date: July 9-12, 2019 Venue: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: August 30, 2018  While we initially planne...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Women in Islam"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Women in Islam"

2018-07-01
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A Special Issue of Societies Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Natana J. DeLong-Bas Publisher: MDPI Manuscript Submission Deadline: September 30, 2018 This call for papers for a peer-reviewed special issue on “Women in Islam” invites...
The British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS) Workshop Grants

The British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS) Workshop Grants

2018-06-30
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Call for Proposals Proposal Submission Deadline: September 14, 2018 Following the success of its 2016/17 Workshop Grants scheme, BRAIS will be offering two further grants of up to £1000 in 2018. The grants aim to provide opportunities to dev...
Understanding Urban Religion: Heritage, Public Space and Governance

Understanding Urban Religion: Heritage, Public Space and Governance

2018-06-28
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Date: October 25-27, 2018 Venue: Barcelona, Spain While sociological research on religion in urban contexts has proliferated in recent years, the city has less frequently been taken explicitly as a relevant dimension in the study of religion. On t...
The God Debate: Science, Religion and Philosophy

The God Debate: Science, Religion and Philosophy

2018-06-27
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Date: 27 June – 01 August 2018 Venue: Islamic collage, 133 High Road, Willesden, London, NW10 2SW, UK Instructor: Alexander Khaleeli At the heart of our existence burns a question: ‘Why am I here?’ It is a question each of us mus...
Workshop: Religious Contacts in Early Modern Scandinavia 1500-1750

Workshop: Religious Contacts in Early Modern Scandinavia 1500-1750

2018-06-16
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Date: October 10-11, 2018 Venue: Bochum, Germany The Käte Hamburger Kolleg Dynamics in the History of Religions between Asia and Europe of the Center for Religious Studies (CERES) will hold an international workshop “Religious Contacts i...
Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

2018-06-16
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Date: July 5, 2018 Venue: University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, LS2 9JT, Leeds, UK Organizer: Lifelong Learning Centre (LLC), University of Leeds This part-time Certificate of Higher Education (Cert HE) explores Middle Eastern societies, religions...
Islam and Sexuality

Islam and Sexuality

2018-06-15
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Date: August 4-5, 2018 Venue: London & Online Instructor: Imam Yassir Fazaga Did you know that there are over 80 sexual references in the Quran? And that the person who spoke about sex most openly and honestly was the Prophet Muhammad (s)? Did...
CILE Istanbul Summer School 2018

CILE Istanbul Summer School 2018

2018-06-13
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Maslaha (Good/Benefit): Legal and Ethical Dimensions Date: 30 July - 4 August 2018 Venue: Ibn Haldun University, Istanbul, Turkey In collaboration with Ibn Haldun University, the Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), member of...
Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program

Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program

2018-06-08
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Advanced Arabic Scholarship Residential Diploma By Cambridge Islamic College First Academic Year Begins: September 17, 2018 Duration: 1 Year Application Deadline: July 31, 2018 Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program is the flagship full-time ...
One Day Course: Reclaiming the Mosque

One Day Course: Reclaiming the Mosque

2018-06-07
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The Role of Women in Islam’s House of Worship Date: July 7, 2018 Venue: London & Online Instructor: Professor Jasser Auda Mosques are safe spaces for prayer, reflection, community and learning. But sadly, so many of the mosques of our t...
Religious Freedom Institute: 2018 Summer Speaker Series

Religious Freedom Institute: 2018 Summer Speaker Series

2018-06-05
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Date: Wednesdays (June 13, 20, 27 and July 11, 2018) @ 4:00 - 5:30 Venue: Religious Freedom Institute, 1050 30th Street NW, Washington, D.C., USA This summer, the Religious Freedom Institute (RFI) will host a series of engaging conversations design...
History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue

History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue

2018-06-04
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The course of History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue forms an essential part of the program of study at PISAI. The historical path taken in this dialogue is based on a study of fundamental documents and important figures. On occasions, certain of the I...
Religion and Culture in Conflict and Peace

Religion and Culture in Conflict and Peace

2018-06-02
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Date: June 20-21, 2018 Venue: The University of Winchester, Romsey Road, Winchester, SO22 5FT, UK Organized by: The Centre of Religion Reconciliation and Peace A quick review of contemporary global events confirms that religion and culture are st...
Islamic Studies in the UK: Challenges, Opportunities and Emerging Agendas

Islamic Studies in the UK: Challenges, Opportunities and Emerging Agendas

2018-05-25
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Date: June 19, 2018 Venue: Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London, London WC1H 0XG, UK The workshop is sponsored by the AHRC-funded project Representing Islam on Campus and will be held on June 19th in the Brunei Gallery at SOAS, London. Islami...
Re/presenting Islam on Campus

Re/presenting Islam on Campus

2018-05-24
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Re/presenting Islam on Campus is a three year project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). It explores how Islam and Muslims are represented and perceived on UK University c...
Two Post-Docs to work as Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies

Two Post-Docs to work as Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies

2018-05-24
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Call for Applications Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge Application Deadline: June 20, 2018 The University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint up to two Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies, to begin in...
Advanced ‘Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies

Advanced ‘Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies

2018-05-24
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By Cambridge Islamic College Course Director: Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi First Academic Year Begins: September 17, 2018 Duration: 2 Years Advanced Islamic Scholarship Residential Alimiyyah Degree is the flagship degree level program of Cambridge Isl...
Course: Traveling through Islam Research in the Netherlands

Course: Traveling through Islam Research in the Netherlands

2018-05-22
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Date: June 8, 2018 Venue: Matthias de Vrieshof, Leiden University, 2311 BZ Leiden, Netherlands Registration Deadline: June 4, 2018 Utrecht University, VU Amsterdam and Leiden University, three universities participating in NISIS, will provide ins...
Shiʿi Piety: Theory and Materiality from Premodern to Postmodern

Shiʿi Piety: Theory and Materiality from Premodern to Postmodern

2018-05-22
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Call for Papers Date: November 16, 2018 Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2018 Hosted by: The Leiden University Shiʿi Studies Initiative (LUSSI) This one-day workshop brings together graduate students and early career scholars working on top...
Challenging Islamophobia - Know Its Causes and Cures

Challenging Islamophobia - Know Its Causes and Cures

2018-05-19
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Date: June 29, 2018 Venue: Lenton Business Centre, Lenton Blvd, Nottingham, NG7 2BY, UK Muslim engagement and development (Mend) invite to an evening to learn about: The rise of Islamophobia Islamophobia in the media The levels of ...
Research Associate - Early Islamic Monumental Art and Architecture

Research Associate - Early Islamic Monumental Art and Architecture

2018-05-19
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Call for Applications Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 Following the award of a European Research Council Advanced Grant to Dr Judith McKenzie (Associate...
Islamic Education EXPO 2018

Islamic Education EXPO 2018

2018-05-19
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Date: July 1, 2018 Venue: Birmingham Central Mosque, 180 Belgrave Middleway, Birmingham B12 0XS, UK Organizer: Association of Muslim Supplementary Schools Association of Muslim Supplementary Schools proudly presents ISLAMIC EDUCATION EXPO 2018: ...
2018 Luce-Hartford Conference: God's Creation and Human Responsibility

2018 Luce-Hartford Conference: God's Creation and Human Responsibility

2018-05-18
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Date: June 18, 2018 Venue: Hartford Seminary, Hartford, CT, USA Climate change and environmental concerns are major issues facing communities across the globe. The effects of climate change have already had major economic, political, and cultural ...
PhD Opportunity: Interfaith Movement in Australia

PhD Opportunity: Interfaith Movement in Australia

2018-05-18
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Call for Applications University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia The College of Arts, Law & Education, School of Social Sciences of the University of Tasmania is offering a 3-year fully funded PhD scholarship for an Honors or equivalent graduate...
80th Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion

80th Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion

2018-05-17
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Date: August 11-13, 2018 Venue: Hotel Sofitel Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA Theme: Strengthening Weak Ties to other Sociological Subdisciplines The sociology of religion is sometimes accused of being isolated by relatively low levels of mut...
Research Associate in British Muslim Studies

Research Associate in British Muslim Studies

2018-05-16
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Call for Applications Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff University Application Deadline: June 4, 2018 The Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, based in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion, wishes to appoi...
Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the modern Middle East

Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the modern Middle East

2018-05-15
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Call for Applications Towson University, Maryland, USA Application Deadline: July 22, 2018 The College of Liberal Arts invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, 10-month Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the mo...
URD Intensive Course on Shia Studies

URD Intensive Course on Shia Studies

2018-05-14
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Date: August 1-5, 2018 Venue: Vienna, Austria The University of Religions and Denominations with its experience of organizing six intensive international courses on Shia Studies in Iran (Qom) and attracting more than a hundred participants from 42...
Presence of IRIC in International Congress on Shiite Role in the Emergence and Development of Islamic Science

Presence of IRIC in International Congress on Shiite Role in the Emergence and Development of Islamic Science

2018-05-13
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The Director and in Charge of International Affairs of IRIC participated in the “International Congress on Shiite role in the emergence and development of Islamic Science” that was held in the Holy City of Qom on May 10-11, 2018 in Payamb...
Ninth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

Ninth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

2018-05-08
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Call for Papers Date: April 25–26, 2019 Venue: University of Granada, Granada, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: May 25, 2018 The scope of this conference, journal, book series, and online Research Network is as broad as possible in the f...
“Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference”

“Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference”

2018-05-06
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Call for Papers Date: November 23-24, 2018 Venue: Belgrade, Serbia Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2018 We kindly invite you to participate in the international scientific conference “Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference&rd...
Academy Colloquium “Whither Islamicate Digital Humanities? Analytics, Tools, Corpora”

Academy Colloquium “Whither Islamicate Digital Humanities? Analytics, Tools, Corpora”

2018-05-06
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Call for Papers Date: December 13-15, 2018 Venue: KNAW, Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV, Amsterdam, Netherlands Proposal Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018 Funded by: The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences & the Netherla...
The Global Crisis in Religious Freedom: State of Play and Recommendations

The Global Crisis in Religious Freedom: State of Play and Recommendations

2018-05-05
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Date: May 8, 2018 Venue: 340 Cannon House Office Building, 27 Independence Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20003, USA The Religious Freedom Institute in partnership with the International Catholic Legislators Network on May 8, will host a special ...
Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World

Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World

2018-05-04
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Call for Application Application Deadline: June 7, 2018 The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint an outstanding Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World. The HRH Prince Alwaleed...
British Muslim Identities: Muslims of the West

British Muslim Identities: Muslims of the West

2018-05-04
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A British Sociological Association (BSA) Early Career Forum Event Date: June 20, 2018 Venue: A1, Law and Social Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK Key questions framed will include: ‘how do British Muslims apply meani...
The Qur'an: Text, Translation, and Culture, 2018

The Qur'an: Text, Translation, and Culture, 2018

2018-05-03
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10th SOAS Conference on The Qur'an Call for Papers Date: November 9-10, 2018 Venue: Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London, London WC1H 0XG, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: May 15, 2018 Convenors: Prof. M.A.S. Abdel Haleem and Dr Mustafa Sha...
Muslims in the UK and Europe

Muslims in the UK and Europe

2018-05-02
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Postgraduate Symposium Date: June 18, 2018  Venue: The Moller Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0DE, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge Centre of Islamic S...
Youth 360 Talks

Youth 360 Talks

2018-05-02
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Date: July 8, 2018 Venue: Hyatt MCO, Orlando, FL, USA Organizer: Muslim Congress Conference 2018 Youth Events There will be several youth-specific activities throughout the conference weekend including: - Workshops designed for and by the youth....
Summer Doctoral School (2019): "Religion and Atheism in Pluralist Societies"

Summer Doctoral School (2019): "Religion and Atheism in Pluralist Societies"

2018-05-01
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Call for Papers Date: June 17-19, 2019 Venue: Nantes, France Proposal Submission Deadline: September 15, 2018 Organized by: The Institute of religious pluralism and atheism (IPRA) The Institut du pluralisme religieux et de l’athéism...
Sunni and Shia Symposium at UCI

Sunni and Shia Symposium at UCI

2018-04-30
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The Shia Muslim Council, along with its partners, the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California, CAIR, MPAC and Bayan Claremont presented a unique symposium to discuss Sunni and Shia relations. Held at the University of California in Irvine, the s...
Islamic Studies in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Prospects

Islamic Studies in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Prospects

2018-04-16
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CILE Public Lecture Series Date: March 6, 2018 Venue: Hamad Bin Khalifa University's (HBKU) College of Islamic Studies (CIS), Ar-Rayyan, Qatar The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), a member of College of Islamic Studies (C...
Madinah & Bab al-Ilm 2018

Madinah & Bab al-Ilm 2018

2018-04-15
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Date: 22 July to 11 August 2018 The World Federation of KSIMC in partnership with The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ), and its Regional Members has re-organized an excellent educational opportunity for individuals where they will receive spiritua...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies Summer Session

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies Summer Session

2018-04-15
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Call for Papers Date: August 1–3, 2018 Venue: The Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: July 10, 2018 The 5, 6 & 7 December Session will be held at the University Churc...
Sunni and Shia Islamic Thought: Prospects and Challenges

Sunni and Shia Islamic Thought: Prospects and Challenges

2018-04-13
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Date: April 28, 2018 Venue: University of California, Irvine, CA, USA Organized by: Shia Muslim Council of Southern California On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, in collaboration with Islamic Shura Council of Southern Cal...
Islam: The Religion of Hope

Islam: The Religion of Hope

2018-04-12
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Date: July 6-8, 2018 Venue: Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport, Orlando, FL, USA Muslim Congress welcomes you to the 14th Annual National Conference in Orlando, FL on the weekend of July 6-8th 2018. Conference attendees will have a weekend...
IIIT European Summer School

IIIT European Summer School

2018-04-10
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Islam in Europe: Challenges of Pluralism Call for Application Date: August 4-18, 2018 Venue: Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina Application Deadline: 1 May 2018 Organized by: International Institute of Islamic Thought, London Office Faculty o...
Religion and the European Court of Human Rights

Religion and the European Court of Human Rights

2018-04-10
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Grassroots Mobilize Public Event & Conference: Date: May 3-4, 2018 Venue: Athens, Greece • PUBLIC EVENT (3 MAY): Religion and Secularism: does the Court go too far – or not far enough? The European public square has, in the last t...
Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK

Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK

2018-04-09
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Exploring the lives of Muslim communities in Britain with a particular emphasis on sociological and anthropological methodology, the Islam-UK Centre aims to promote scholarly and public understandings of Islam and the life of Muslim communities in th...
2018 MA Jameel Scholarships

2018 MA Jameel Scholarships

2018-04-07
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Call for Applications Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK Application Deadline: May 4, 2018 Applications are invited for THREE full-time scholarships for the MA Islam in Contemporary Britain for the academic year 2018/19. Eligibility criteria...
Thematic Study of the Quran (2018)

Thematic Study of the Quran (2018)

2018-04-05
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Date: June 2-3, 2018 Venue: Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London, UK Organizer: The Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR) Instructor: Shaykh SM Hasan al-Banna Discover in just one weekend how Quranic revelation c...
The inquisition (al-miḥnah) over the createdness of the Qur’an: Who was responsible?

The inquisition (al-miḥnah) over the createdness of the Qur’an: Who was responsible?

2018-04-05
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The Islamic College Monthly Lecture Series Lecturer: Shaykh Mohammad Saeed Bahmanpour Date: April 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Rd, London, UK Miḥnah or ‘trial’ refers to a period in which the Ḥanbalites were...
Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities

Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities

2018-04-03
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Date: April 22, 2018 @ 2:30 pm-5:30 pm Venue: Walsall Studio School, The Goldmine Centre, Walsall, UK Innovate Walsall CIC, cordially invites you to a panel event entitled “Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities” with keynote spea...
“Jihadi Audiovisualities”

“Jihadi Audiovisualities”

2018-04-02
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Date: October 4-5, 2018 Venue: The Department of Anthropology and African Studies, The Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany A thorough assessment of jihadist images and videos reveals a great multiplicity of textual, verbal, and visu...
The Great Women of Islam

The Great Women of Islam

2018-03-26
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On 25th March, Interpal held a one-day seminar on “The Great Women of Islam” including inspirational talks, panel discussion and auction. In our daily lives, we are often looking to be inspired by great people. What better way than to be...
Book Launch: The Qur’an and the Just Society

Book Launch: The Qur’an and the Just Society

2018-03-16
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Date: TBD Venue: Brunei Gallery Suite, SOAS, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG, UK Hosted by: Professor M. A. S. Abdel Haleem (King Fahd Professor of Islamic Studies, SOAS) Organized in partnership with Centre for Islamic Research and Education, Ebrahim...
The American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting: Qur'an Unit

The American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting: Qur'an Unit

2018-03-15
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Date: November 17-20, 2018 Venue: Denver, CO, US Co-hosted by the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion, the Annual Meetings 2018 will be held November 17-20 in Denver, Colorado. With more than 1,200 academic sessions,...
The Heritage of Minority Faith Buildings in The 20th Century

The Heritage of Minority Faith Buildings in The 20th Century

2018-03-14
689 Views
Hosted by: Historic England and Society of Antiquaries of London Historic England has been working with partners over recent years to develop and deepen an understanding of the landscape of faith buildings in 20th century England, including the long...
The Quran: Why is it a miracle?

The Quran: Why is it a miracle?

2018-03-13
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A One Day Course Date: March 31, 2018 @ 9.00 am - 6.30 pm Venue: London & Online Organizer: The Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR) A one-day special course to discover: - How the Quran itself testifies to its divine auth...
Quranic Studies International Conference

Quranic Studies International Conference

2018-03-04
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With Emphasis on Islamic Banking and Finance Call for Papers Date: August 4, 2018  Venue: Oxford, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2018 The International Conference on the Quranic Studies focuses on topics such as the emergence of...
Building Action Against Islamophobia

Building Action Against Islamophobia

2018-03-03
852 Views
With Islamophobia on the rise, it is important for us to reflect on how we got here so that we can challenge it effectively. Individual acts of intimidation and violence do not happen in a vacuum, and certainly did not begin with Brexit, or even 9/11...
"Shia Studies in UK, Current Situation and Future Prospects"

"Shia Studies in UK, Current Situation and Future Prospects"

2018-02-27
1270 Views
Lecture Report in the Islamic Research and Information Center (IRIC) – Tehran IRIC was proud to host a meeting with Dr. Oliver Scharbrodt on the topic entitled “Shia studies in UK, current situation and future prospects “on 27th Fe...
NCSR 2018: Religion, Politics and Boundaries

NCSR 2018: Religion, Politics and Boundaries

2018-02-24
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The 24th Nordic Conference in the Sociology of Religion (NCSR 2018) Call for Papers Date: August 1-3, 2018 Venue: University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Proposal Submission Deadline: April 6, 2018 Growing religious diversity characterizes most countri...
Populist Politics & the Minority Voice

Populist Politics & the Minority Voice

2018-02-22
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Date: April 19, 2018 Venue: King's College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS, UK A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network (MBRN) conference organized in partnership with the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, King’s College Lon...
The 2018 Public Seminar Series

The 2018 Public Seminar Series

2018-02-21
802 Views
Presented by Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK The Seminar Series is now in its 10th year. What began as very modest in-house graduate-focused seminars has now developed into a more substantial public-facing program. A rich and varied program ...
The Abrahamic Foundation Adult Courses 2018

The Abrahamic Foundation Adult Courses 2018

2018-02-19
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Course Start Date: March 16, 2018 Venue: The Abrahamic Foundation, Smethwick, Birmingham, UK A range of adult courses spread over 18 weeks. - Short Fiqh courses to help you learn the essentials of your religion - Short structured courses in seve...
International conference on the Policies, Regulations, and Bioethics of Genomic Research

International conference on the Policies, Regulations, and Bioethics of Genomic Research

2018-02-11
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Date: April 11-12, 2018 Venue: Doha, Qatar Organizers: Qatar Genome Program (QGP) in collaboration with the Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) Submission Deadline: March 10, 2018 In collaboration with the Research Cent...
MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

2018-02-11
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University of Edinburgh Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 2, 2018 The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for a fees only MSc Taught degree scholarship for any of its ...
Religion and Poverty

Religion and Poverty

2018-02-10
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Thematic Collection in Palgrave Communication Editors: Dr Gottfried Schweiger and Dr Helmut P Gaisbauer (University of Salzburg), Prof Clemens Sedmak (University of Notre Dame) Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan This is a rolling article collection and...
Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers

2018-02-09
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The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 1, 2018 The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (Department for Socio-Cultural Diversity) wis...
Presence of IRIC in the International Conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges"

Presence of IRIC in the International Conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges"

2018-02-07
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On Wednesday, 7 February 2018, a group of IRIC experts participated in the international conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges" which was hosted by al-Mustafa University, in Qom. The conference was attended by a group of schola...
International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society

International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society

2018-02-07
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Call for Papers Editor: Luis G. Roger-Castillo, Center of Byzantine, Modern Greek and Cypriot Studies Publisher: Common Ground Publishing Published Quarterly from 2011 (March, June, September, December) Submission Deadline: April 15, 20...
Innovative Approaches in Islamic Sciences and Education

Innovative Approaches in Islamic Sciences and Education

2018-02-06
957 Views
Date: September 20-22, 2018 Venue: University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany Organized by: The Institute of Islamic Theology at the University of Osnabrück The conference has two main goals: First, to allow an interdisciplinary d...
2018–2019 Postdoctoral Associateship Program (non-stipendiary)

2018–2019 Postdoctoral Associateship Program (non-stipendiary)

2018-02-02
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Call for Applications Postdoctoral Associateship Program: Advanced Historical Research in Islamic Art and Architecture Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University Application Deadline: March 1, 2018 The Aga Khan Program for Is...
Professor in Social and Cultural History of Islam and Islamic Worlds

Professor in Social and Cultural History of Islam and Islamic Worlds

2018-02-01
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Call for Applications Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Lausanne, Switzerland Starting Date: August 1, 2018 Application Deadline: March 8, 2018 The University of Lausanne is a higher teaching and research institution compos...
Lecture: Religious Diversity and Interreligious Dialogue

Lecture: Religious Diversity and Interreligious Dialogue

2018-01-31
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The Islamic College Monthly Lecture Series Lecturer: Amir Dastmalchian Date: February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Road, Willesden, London NW10 2SW, UK For many religious believers around the world, particular...
The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands

The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands

2018-01-30
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Call for Papers 14th Colloquium of the Ernst Herzfeld Society for Studies in Islamic Art and Archaeology The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands: Current State of Research and New Perspectives Date: July 5–7, 20...
Religious Conversions: Then and Now

Religious Conversions: Then and Now

2018-01-29
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The 6th Annual International Conference of the Center for the Study of Conversions and Inter-Religious Encounters (CSoC) Date: May 28-31, 2018 Venue: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel In past conferences held at CSOC, religious conversion...
Call for Papers: “Refugees and Religion”

Call for Papers: “Refugees and Religion”

2018-01-28
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Call for Papers Date: September 27-28, 2018 Venue: Utrecht University, Drift 21, 3512 BR Utrecht, The Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: April 9, 2018 Organized by: Prof. Birgit Meyer (Utrecht University) and Prof. Peter van der Veer (Max ...
PhD Studentships in Islamic Studies: Islamic Civilization or Muslims in Europe

PhD Studentships in Islamic Studies: Islamic Civilization or Muslims in Europe

2018-01-27
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Call for Applications The Alwaleed Centre, University of Edinburgh Application Deadline: April 12, 2018 The Alwaleed Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World at the University of Edinburgh is now offering two PhD studentships, for r...
Muslim Women’s Religious Leadership and Authority in Europe and North America

Muslim Women’s Religious Leadership and Authority in Europe and North America

2018-01-27
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Call for Papers Date: September 13-14, 2018 Venue: University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9YL, UK Submission Deadline: April 3, 2018 Organizers: Khadijah Elshayyal (Alwaleed Centre, University of Edinburgh), Giulia Liberatore (Sociology & Isl...
CIWAS Annual Conference 2018: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

CIWAS Annual Conference 2018: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

2018-01-25
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Date: February 15, 2018 Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham Hill, Egham TW20 0EX, UK Organizer: The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies at Royal Holloway University of London Recent years have seen new waves of political ...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2018-01-23
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Call for Papers Date: March 19-21, 2018 Venue: The Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: March 5, 2018 The Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies is a forum for discourse and presentat...
The Traditional Systems of Conflict Resolution

The Traditional Systems of Conflict Resolution

2018-01-22
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5th Annual International Conference on Ethnic and Religious Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Call for papers Date: October 30 - November 1, 2018 Venue: 11 W Prospect Ave, NY 10550, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: 29 June 2018 The mai...
Symposium: Do You Need God to Be Good?

Symposium: Do You Need God to Be Good?

2018-01-20
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A multi-disciplinary symposium on religion and ethics Call for Papers Date: 30 July - 3 August 2018 Venue: TBD Papers would be welcomed on topics such as: The right to die/euthanasia State legislation on abortion, same-sex marriage, L...
Journey Through the Quran (2018)

Journey Through the Quran (2018)

2018-01-20
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Instructor: Shaykh Sharif MH al-Banna Date: May 19-20, 2018 and May 26-27, 2018 Venue: Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, UK Under the tutelage of IIDR’s very own founder, Shaykh Hasan al-Banna, this course will giv...
Prophet Muhammad - As if you were with him

Prophet Muhammad - As if you were with him

2018-01-19
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Teacher: Shaykh Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi  Date: January 27 – July 14, 2018 Duration: 6 months (40 hours) Organizer: Cambridge Islamic Collage From the beginning of human history, billions upon billions of people have come and gone. From...
Religion and Politics: Conflict and Peace

Religion and Politics: Conflict and Peace

2018-01-19
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13th International Conference of the SIEF Ethnology of Religion Working Group Date: September 20-23, 2018 Venue: Siena, Italy Politics and religion have never existed in isolation but always stood in continuous interaction throughout times. The &l...
Lecture: Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization

Lecture: Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization

2018-01-19
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Lecturer: Yasmin Amin  The last session of the Islamic College’s monthly lecture series on “Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization” was held on January 18. Muslims today are stereotyped as humorless. Grim images of burning fl...
6th International Course on Shi'a Islamic Studies

6th International Course on Shi'a Islamic Studies

2018-01-18
867 Views
Date: February 20-28, 2018 Venue: University of Religions and Denominations, Pardisan, Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: February 14, 2018 Shiʿi Islam, with its rich and extensive history, has played a crucial role in the evolution of Islam as both...
Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

2018-01-17
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Call for Papers Date: July 30 – August 3, 2018 Venue: Helsinki, Finland Proposal Submission Deadline: February 14, 2018 The Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective unit of the ISBL welcomes proposals for both individual paper...
Associate Professor in Religious Studies (with a Focus on Indigenous Religions)

Associate Professor in Religious Studies (with a Focus on Indigenous Religions)

2018-01-16
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Call for Applications University of Tromsø, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences & Education Application Deadline: February 14, 2018 The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at the University of Tromsø – T...
Heritage Revisited – Rediscovering Islamic Objects in Enlightenment Europe

Heritage Revisited – Rediscovering Islamic Objects in Enlightenment Europe

2018-01-15
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Call for Papers Date: September 27-28, 2018 Venue: Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Universität Wien, Austria Abstract Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The large bronze griffin now kept in the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo in Pisa ...
Islamic Archaeology Day 2018

Islamic Archaeology Day 2018

2018-01-14
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Date: February 3, 2018 @ 11:00 - 18:00 Venue: UCL Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, UK Organizers: Corisande Fenwick (UCL), Hugh Kennedy (SOAS), Tim Williams (UCL) The 4th Islamic Archaeology Day, jointly hosted by SOAS a...
Summer Courses on Shi‘a Studies

Summer Courses on Shi‘a Studies

2018-01-13
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Date: July 15 – 30, 2018 Venue: Qom, Iran Organized by: Al-Hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa International University Al-hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa International University organizes a summer program for Shi‘a studies. This program pr...
The Sacred in Conflict: Disagreements between and within Religions

The Sacred in Conflict: Disagreements between and within Religions

2018-01-13
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Second Doctoral Conference in Religious Studies Date: June 28-30, 2018 Venue: Center for Religious Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary Organizer: Center for Religious Studies, Central European University Abstract Submission De...
Self-identity and Otherness: Shia Approaches to Religious Pluralism

Self-identity and Otherness: Shia Approaches to Religious Pluralism

2018-01-12
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European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) 2018 Date: June 17-21, 2018 Venue: University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Chair and Convenor: Dr. phil. Shirin Naef (University of Zurich) This panel is an examination of the history of Shia...
Embracing The Muslim Community: The Revert Experience

Embracing The Muslim Community: The Revert Experience

2018-01-11
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This event was a collaboration between The Revert Hub and the Islamic Society at SOAS and took place on the 1st of February 2018 in the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS, London. It was a memorable and enjoyable evening with 3 really interesting p...
Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm

Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm

2018-01-09
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Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm: Interdisciplinary Explorations Call for Papers Abstract Submission Deadline: February 5, 2018 The question of ethics (al-akhlāq (pl.) in Arabic) in the field of Islamic Studies is nascent. The domi...
Another Orient: Conversion and Rediscovery of Islam in Interwar Europe

Another Orient: Conversion and Rediscovery of Islam in Interwar Europe

2018-01-07
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Date: March 5, 2018 @ 5:30 - 7:00 pm Speaker: Edin Hajdarpasic Event Sponsor: Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, CREEES Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies In the aftermath of the First World War, the conversion...
Religions and Sustainable Development Goals

Religions and Sustainable Development Goals

2018-01-06
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Perspectives from Judaism, Christianity and Islam Date: July 23 – August 10, 2018 Venue: Bossey, Switzerland Application Deadline: April 9, 2018 Intended for an international audience of young people (ages 20-35) interested and en...
Youth Development Program (YDP) 2018

Youth Development Program (YDP) 2018

2018-01-06
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Date: March 3-4, 2018 Application Deadline: February 11, 2018 Organizer: The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ) The aim of the Youth Development Program is to develop personal and enhance leadership capacity across the youth in the Council of Euro...
PhD Scholarship in Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen

PhD Scholarship in Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen

2018-01-05
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Call for Applications University of Groningen, Netherlands Disciplines: Islamic Studies, Religious Studies Application Deadline: April 01, 2018 The Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Groningen is an ambitious facu...
Islam & Democracy, Diplomacy in Islam, Islamic & International Law

Islam & Democracy, Diplomacy in Islam, Islamic & International Law

2018-01-03
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5th World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES) Venue: Seville, The Capital of Andalusia Date: July 16-22, 2018 Organizer: International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort (Co-IRIS) Subject Fields: Arabic History / Studies,...
Conference on ‘Lovers of the Ahlul Bayt(as) and Takfirism Issue’

Conference on ‘Lovers of the Ahlul Bayt(as) and Takfirism Issue’

2018-01-02
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Hannah Smith reflects upon her trip to the latest global unity and Islamic awakening conference in Tehran (November 23-25, 2017)
Senior Lecturer for Teaching Koran Arabic

Senior Lecturer for Teaching Koran Arabic

2018-01-02
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Institute for Islamic Studies, University of Vienna, Austria Call for Applications Application Deadline: February 5, 2018 Job Status: 4 Years, Part-time, 20 Hours per week The Department of Islamic-Theological Studies at the Faculty of Philologic...
4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018)

4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018)

2018-01-02
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Date: March 19-20, 2018 Venue: Holiday Inn Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Abstract Submissions Deadline: January 20, 2018 The idea of 4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018) scheduled on March 1...
International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) 2018

International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) 2018

2018-01-01
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Date: March 28-30, 2018 Venue: Bandung, Indonesia Subject Fields: Educational Technology, Humanities, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) hosted by Faculty o...
Part-time Islamic Studies

Part-time Islamic Studies

2017-12-29
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Starting Date: February 26, 2018 Organized by: Al-Mahdi Institute Application Deadline: February 16, 2018 Al-Mahdi Institute is now enrolling for Part-time Islamic studies starting from Monday 26th February 2018. Modules available include “I...
AMI Tafsir Series 2018

AMI Tafsir Series 2018

2017-12-28
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Starting Date: February 20, 2018 Organized by: Al-Mahdi Institute Featuring FOUR five-week courses exploring Sūrat al-Hujurāt, Sūrat al-Jinn, Sūrat al-Zumar and Sūrat al-Wāqi’ah available to study in-house at Al-Mahdi Institute. Details are ...
Cambridge Muslim College Winter Term 2018

Cambridge Muslim College Winter Term 2018

2017-12-27
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Winter 2018 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 Saint Paul's Road, Cambridge, UK The Winter Term classes of Cambridge Muslim College (CMC) are organized as a series and participants are encouraged to attend each session. They must register for each...
Summer School: Religion in Cities

Summer School: Religion in Cities

2017-12-21
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Contested Presences, Contested Regulations Call for Application Date: August 20-24, 2018 Venue: Groningen, the Netherlands Application Deadline: June 1, 2018 This summer school is designed for finalizing Bachelor students, Master students and Ph...
Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

2017-12-19
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SPRING 2018 Course Start Date: January 22, 2018 Muslim Congress is a charitable non-profit organization in accordance with section 501 (c)(3) of the IRS tax code. It seeks to promote unity among the Muslims of North America. Our goal is to exc...
BGSMCS Doctoral Grants for International Students in Germany

BGSMCS Doctoral Grants for International Students in Germany

2017-12-19
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Application Deadline: January 31, 2018 The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies (BGSMCS) will admit up to ten PhD students to its doctoral program, which is to begin on 1 October 2018. The Graduate School is a joint project of Freie ...
The Measure of Integration - Economic Structures and Resources of the Early Islamic Empire

The Measure of Integration - Economic Structures and Resources of the Early Islamic Empire

2017-12-17
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Date: February 16-17, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany The Old World dry belt from the Atlantic to the Hindukush experienced in the Early Islamic Empire a prosperity and mobility of resources and people which was unprecedented...
A conference on: "Bible, churches and spirituality in a (non?-)secular world"

A conference on: "Bible, churches and spirituality in a (non?-)secular world"

2017-12-16
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Call for Papers Date: September 26 - 27, 2018 Venue: Stellenbosch (near Cape Town), South Africa Proposal Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The discipline of Christian Spirituality at the University of South Africa (UNISA) and Volos Academy f...
Historic symposium on statelessness plans joint interreligious action

Historic symposium on statelessness plans joint interreligious action

2017-12-14
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An “Interfaith Symposium on Statelessness” held 7-8 December in Rome focused, for the first time in history, on joint actions from Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Christian and Jewish groups to address statelessness. The symposium was cosponsor...
Religions and Identities in the European Migration Crisis

Religions and Identities in the European Migration Crisis

2017-12-10
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Mid-term Conference Call for Papers and Panel Proposals Date: 30 August - 1 September 2018 Venue: University of Turin, Turin, Italy Submission Deadline: January 10, 2018 The relation between immigration, citizenship, integration/participation i...
Shii Studies: The State of the Art

Shii Studies: The State of the Art

2017-12-10
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On December 7-9, the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) held an International Conference entitled “Shii Studies: The State of the Art” organized by Hassan Ansari (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) and Sabine Schmidtke (Institute fo...
A conference on "Spirituality, Theology, Education"

A conference on "Spirituality, Theology, Education"

2017-12-08
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Call for Papers Date: September 20-22, 2018 Venue: University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa Proposal Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The discipline of Christian Spirituality at the University of South Africa (UNISA) and the Depart...
The Fourth International Conference on Shi'i Studies 2018

The Fourth International Conference on Shi'i Studies 2018

2017-12-07
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The Islamic College invites abstracts for its Annual Conference specializing in the growing field of Shi‘i Studies.
Populist Politics and the Minority Voice: British Muslims, Extremisms and Inclusion

Populist Politics and the Minority Voice: British Muslims, Extremisms and Inclusion

2017-12-05
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A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network conference organized in partnership with the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, King’s College London
16th Annual MAS-ICNA Convention: "American Muslims"

16th Annual MAS-ICNA Convention: "American Muslims"

2017-12-03
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American Muslims: Shaping the Future through Faith and Vision Date: December 28 - 30, 2017 Venue: Mccormick Place, Chicago, IL 60616, USA The Annual MAS-ICNA Convention is one of the largest and most diverse Islamic conventions in North Ameri...
First International Course on “Gender and Women’s Studies”

First International Course on “Gender and Women’s Studies”

2017-11-26
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Organized by Women and Family Research Center (WRC) Date: March 3-6, 2018 Venue: Qom, Iran Gender, though has always been crucial in shaping societies, now there are much clear views of the ways in which gender and society interact. Misconceptions...
EARLI SIG19 - Conference on Religious and Spiritual Education

EARLI SIG19 - Conference on Religious and Spiritual Education

2017-11-25
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Worldviews in Creating Meaning and Purpose for Learning Call for Papers Date: June 11-13, 2018 Venue:  University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland Proposal Submission Deadline: Dec. 15, 2017 The sixth biennial conference of the European...
Islamophobia Conference 2017: The Rise of Nativism

Islamophobia Conference 2017: The Rise of Nativism

2017-11-21
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Date: December 10, 2017 Venue: P21 Gallery, 21 Chalton St, Kings Cross, London NW1 1JD, UK Last year’s Islamophobia conference discussed the creation of a police state in the UK. While the policies aimed at surveilling, criminalizing and extr...
University Lecturer in the Eastern Islamic World and Persian-Speaking Lands

University Lecturer in the Eastern Islamic World and Persian-Speaking Lands

2017-11-21
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 17, 2017 Salary Range: £39,992 - £50,618 per annum The Department of Middle Eastern Studies of the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge wis...
Approaching Religious Texts in Early Islam: The Sanaa Qur’an Palimpsest as Example

Approaching Religious Texts in Early Islam: The Sanaa Qur’an Palimpsest as Example

2017-11-20
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Date: December 11, 2017 Venue: The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 210 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DA, UK The round table brings together five scholars of the Qur’an and early Islamic documents on the occasion of the publication of Asma...
Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Study of Religions

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Study of Religions

2017-11-19
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University of Helsinki Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 12, 2017 Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is an internationa...
Contemporary Religion in Historical Perspective: Publics and Performances

Contemporary Religion in Historical Perspective: Publics and Performances

2017-11-19
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Date: February 19-21, 2018 Venue: Kents Hill, Milton Keynes, UK Themes:  Education, Media, Pilgrimage, Politics, Ritual, Spirituality Bringing historical perspective to the contemporary role of religion in the public sphere, this conference w...
The 5th Kuala Lumpur International Islamic Studies & Civilisations Conference 2017

The 5th Kuala Lumpur International Islamic Studies & Civilisations Conference 2017

2017-11-18
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Challenges and Opportunities of The 4th Industrial Revolution Date: December 2-3, 2017 Venue: Hotel Bangi-Putrajaya, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia The breadth and diversity of research areas concerning Islamic Studies and Civilizations is a testi...
Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East

Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East

2017-11-18
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The International Conference on “Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East,” was held in Athens on 30 and 31 October 2017, was a major international event taking place at a time when developments in the ...
Workshop: 'From Oriens Christianus to the Islamic Near East'

Workshop: 'From Oriens Christianus to the Islamic Near East'

2017-11-16
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Theological, Historical and Cultural Cross-pollination in the Eastern Mediterranean of Late Antiquity Date: December 7-8, 2017 Venue: Freie Universität Berlin, Kaiserswerther Str. 16-18, 14195 Berlin, Germany Admission: Free and ope...
Workshop: The Study of Ḥadīth Commentaries

Workshop: The Study of Ḥadīth Commentaries

2017-11-15
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Uncovering an Important Genre of Islamic Scholarship A Workshop organized by the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures Venue: Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, Hamburg, Germany Date: 30 November - 2 December 2017 Ḥadīth commentat...
Confronting Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes in Britain

Confronting Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes in Britain

2017-11-12
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Challenges and Opportunities Part of the Islamophobia Awareness Month (iAM) Date: November 29, 2017 Venue: Finsbury Park Mosque, 7-11 St Thomas's Rd, London, UK Supported by: University of Birmingham | University of Sussex&nbs...
The Politics of Islam in Europe and North America

The Politics of Islam in Europe and North America

2017-11-07
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Call for Proposals Date: June 27-28, 2018 Venue: Paris, France Proposal Submission Deadline: November 30, 2017 The politics of Islam in Europe and North America has become critically important across political science and related disciplines. The...
Winter Semester 2017 Registration

Winter Semester 2017 Registration

2017-11-06
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Winter Semester 2017 Registration Professional Course on The Cultural Interaction between Islam and Western Societies Registration Deadline: December 5, 2017 The Islamic R...
Philosophical Hermeneutics in the Islamicate Context

Philosophical Hermeneutics in the Islamicate Context

2017-11-06
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Call for Papers Date: May 9-11, 2018 Venue: UCLouvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium Abstract Submission Deadline: January 1, 2018 The Center for Phenomenological Studies (CEP), together with the Department of Philosophy of the Istanbul 29 Mayis Uni...
Fifth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS)

Fifth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS)

2017-11-05
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Call for Panels and Papers Date: April 9-11, 2018 Venue: Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS), University of Exeter, UK Submission Deadline: December 3, 2017 Following BRAIS’s successful conferences in Edinburgh (April 2014), L...
2nd International Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art

2nd International Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art

2017-11-04
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Call for Papers Date: April 17-19, 2018 Venue: Malta (93km south of Sicily and 288km north of Africa) The Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art started in Valencia, Spain (2016) and, following its success, it is now being reconvened....
Conference on Media, Religion and Public Scholarship

Conference on Media, Religion and Public Scholarship

2017-11-03
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Call for Sessions and Papers Date: August 8-11, 2018 Venue: University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA Deadline for Panel and Paper proposals: December 4, 2017 The Center for Media, Religion and Culture and the College of Med...
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Visiting Fellowships 2018

Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Visiting Fellowships 2018

2017-10-28
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Application Deadline: January 19, 2018 Disciplines: Culture, Islamic Studies, Religious Studies, Sociology The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) has developed an international network of personal and institutional contacts to enable liaison,...
Representing Muslim Women: Muslim Women and the Media

Representing Muslim Women: Muslim Women and the Media

2017-10-27
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Call for Applications: Training Institute Date: January – December 2018 First Seminar: February 2-4th, 2018 Venue: Berkeley, CA, USA Application Deadline: November 10, 2017 The media is the most powerful vehicle for representing or misrepr...
The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

2017-10-26
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Call for Papers Date: October 11-13, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2018 As the ERC project “The Early Islamic Empire at Work – The View from the Regions Toward the Cen...
University Lecturer in Islamic Theology

University Lecturer in Islamic Theology

2017-10-24
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Call for Applications University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Application Deadline: November 12, 2017 The Faculty of Theology at the University of Helsinki invites applications for a permanent position of Uni­versity Lec­turer in Is­lamic...
Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat

Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat

2017-10-18
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Date: January 2-7, 2018 Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Rd, London NW10 2SW, UK Course Registration Fee: £50 The course ‘Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat’, introduces students to the academic study of Islam via an...
Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?

Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?

2017-10-18
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Lecturer: Uriya Shavit On 18 October, from 13:00-15:00 hours, Uriya Shavit presented a lecture entitled: “Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?” The lecture took place in Wijnhaven 2.02 in The Hague. The lecture exam...
Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program Visiting Fellowships

Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program Visiting Fellowships

2017-10-16
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Applications Deadline:  January 1, 2018 Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change invites applications for Visiting Fellowships for the 2018-2019 academic year. This fellowship provides opportunities for outstand...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

2017-10-14
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New College of Florida Application Deadline: Open Until Filled New College of Florida invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Islamic studies. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline, teaching experience, ...
Studies of Religion Conference 2017

Studies of Religion Conference 2017

2017-10-12
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On the 10th of March, 2017, the annual Studies of Religion in Focus ISRA conference was held at the Mercure in Central. The conference encompassed a number of workshops aimed at assisting year 11 and 12 Studies of Religion teachers to facilitate...
MAB National Convention 2017: My Faith, My inspiration

MAB National Convention 2017: My Faith, My inspiration

2017-10-11
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Date: October 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm  Venue: The New Bingley Hall, Birmingham, UK The Muslim Community is full of skilled, motivated and aspiring people. On numerous occasions, the Community has shown its amazing power! However th...
Classical Islamic World Book Prize

Classical Islamic World Book Prize

2017-10-11
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Application Deadline: February 28, 2018 Gorgias Press is delighted to announce that the international Classical Islamic World Book Prize (CIW) is available again for 2018. Based on the decision of an internationally renowned panel of ...
The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America

The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America

2017-10-09
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The Islamic Seminary of America presented its first weekend seminar entitled “The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America” on October 6-8, 2017. This short seminar involved students in a critical, reflective analysis of how prej...
Workshop:  Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world

Workshop: Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world

2017-09-27
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The Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures (CSMC) cordially invites you to a workshop on "Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world: Knowledge, authority and legitimacy".
Sacred Journeys 5th Global Conference: Pilgrimage & Beyond

Sacred Journeys 5th Global Conference: Pilgrimage & Beyond

2017-09-27
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Call for Papers Date: July 5-6, 2018 Venue: Indiana University (IU) Europe Gateway, Berlin, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018 The latest research indicates that more than 400 million people embark annually on traditional pil...
Boston College Biennial Conference on the History of Religion

Boston College Biennial Conference on the History of Religion

2017-09-26
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Call for Papers Date: March 23-24, 2018 Venue: Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA Proposal Submission Deadline: November 15, 2017 From illuminated manuscripts to Buddhist stupas to the Pope’s twitter account, the representation of relig...
Islam & Atheism: Irreconcilable Enemies?

Islam & Atheism: Irreconcilable Enemies?

2017-09-26
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How can Humanist & Muslims make it work? Date: November 13, 2017 Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL, UK Modern Britain is a plural society. Around one in twenty of us - and one in eight Londoners - identifies as a Muslim, ...
Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

2017-09-25
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University of California, Los Angeles Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2017 The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures at the University of California, Los Angeles, announces a search for a tenure-track position...
Two PhD Studentships on the Transformation of Shii Islam since the 1950s

Two PhD Studentships on the Transformation of Shii Islam since the 1950s

2017-09-19
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University of Birmingham Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 27, 2017 The Department of Theology and Religion at the University of Birmingham seeks to award 2 PhD studentships to work on the ERC-funded project ‘Creating an Al...
Call for Book Proposals

Call for Book Proposals

2017-09-19
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By the Religion in Society Research Network  The Religion in Society Research Network is seeking new academic book proposals. We welcome submissions from across national origins, experience levels, and disciplinary perspectives. ...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2017-09-18
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Call for Papers Date: December 4-6, 2017 Venue: The Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Sponsored by: Oxford Academic Symposia Abstract Submission Deadline: November 10, 2017 The Oxford Symposium on Religious S...
High Training School in Sociology of Religion in Rome

High Training School in Sociology of Religion in Rome

2017-09-18
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Date: December 27-30, 2017 Venue: Rome, Italy The High Training School in Sociology of Religion will take place in Rome from 27 to 30 December 2017, in collaboration with the International Center for the Sociology of Religion (ICSOR) and the Sectio...
The Unity Conference

The Unity Conference

2017-09-16
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On September 16, Think for Actions presented the results from their nationwide Canadian Community Engagement Study accessing the interaction between Canadians of all faiths. They addressed ways to combat Islamophobia, Racism, Discrimination and provi...
Abraham’s Discovery of God in Islamic and Jewish Narratives

Abraham’s Discovery of God in Islamic and Jewish Narratives

2017-09-06
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Lecture by Shari L. Lowin Date: November 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm Venue:  Claxton Room, Elliott University Center, UNCG, 507 Stirling St, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA Shari L. Lowin is Professor of Islamic and Jewish Studies in the Religious Studi...
Multiple Religious Identities – Individuals, Communities, Traditions

Multiple Religious Identities – Individuals, Communities, Traditions

2017-09-06
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16th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) Call for Proposals Date: June 17-21, 2018 Venue: University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Submission Deadline: December 1, 2017 As empirical realities, religions are ne...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

2017-09-05
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Colgate University, New York The department of Religion at Colgate University invites applications for a tenure-stream position in Islamic Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2018. Ph.D. degree is expected prior to or...
One Day Course: Free 'Introduction to Islam'

One Day Course: Free 'Introduction to Islam'

2017-09-05
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Date: September 24, 2017 @ 12 pm – 4 pm Venue: Library Hall, London Central Mosque, 146 Park Rd, Marylebone, London NW8 7RG, UK If you are new to Islam, wishing to refresh your knowledge or just interested to learn more about Islam in general...
Islam in the Media: Are we getting it right?

Islam in the Media: Are we getting it right?

2017-09-04
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A Panel Discussion Organized by One World Media Date: September 21, 2017 @ 5:15 pm – 8:30 pm Venue: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 1 Exchange Square, London EC2A 2JN, UK Join us to discuss UK media’s coverage of Isla...
“One thing is clear, faith communities can be a tremendous driver of change”

“One thing is clear, faith communities can be a tremendous driver of change”

2017-09-03
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Gathering at World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden on 30 August, representatives from a range of faith communities and organizations engaged in water issues held a session exploring how faith communities can help achieve the sixth Sustainable Develop...
Dialogue on sacred texts yields peace-building insights

Dialogue on sacred texts yields peace-building insights

2017-09-03
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At a meeting at the Center for Interreligious Dialogue (CID) in Tehran, Iran on 20-23 August, delegations from the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the Iranian Shia community gathered, with a sense of warmth and a willingness for deep exchange, fo...
"Religious? Secular? Re-thinking Islam and Space in Europe"

"Religious? Secular? Re-thinking Islam and Space in Europe"

2017-09-03
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Call for Papers Date: November 30, 2017 – December 1, 2017 Venue: University of Cambridge, The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK Submission Deadline: September 17, 2017 Organized by: Mr Chris Moses (University of Cambridge), Mr ...
Online Course: Introduction to Shiʿi Islam

Online Course: Introduction to Shiʿi Islam

2017-09-02
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Fall 2017 | Hartford Seminary Date: Tuesdays, 4:00-6:45 PM Instructor: Dr. Seyfeddin Kara This course provides a historical study of the development of Shiʿi Islam against the backdrop of key events such the succession crisis and Occultation (Ghay...
Colloquium on Academic Shi’a Studies

Colloquium on Academic Shi’a Studies

2017-09-01
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Session with a Group of Shi’a Studies Scholars A group of 14 scholars from different countries who were interested to participate in a one-week intensive course on Shi’ism that was organized by the University of Religions and Denominat...
Freedom of religion and conscience: Restoring civility, protecting pluralism

Freedom of religion and conscience: Restoring civility, protecting pluralism

2017-09-01
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Date: September 13, 2017 @ 10:30 AM – 12:15 PM Venue: The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW. Washington, DC 20036, USA Deep and increasingly bitter polarization along partisan, ideological, and religious lines seems to have b...
Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages

Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages

2017-08-26
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Annelies Moors (AISSR, UvA) and Yafa Shanneik (University of Birmingham) organized an exploratory workshop about the Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages at the University of Amsterdam as part of the ERC project ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marri...
Social Policy in the Islamic World

Social Policy in the Islamic World

2017-08-24
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Call for Papers Date: May 12-13, 2018 Venue: Allameh Tabataba’i University, Tehran, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline:  September 10, 2017 Allameh Tabataba’i University (the largest public university specialized in humanities an...
Assistant Professor of Religion and Society, Boston University

Assistant Professor of Religion and Society, Boston University

2017-08-23
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Boston University, School of Theology Call for Application Application Deadline: Open until filled Boston University School of Theology invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin...
Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies (Islam in Asia/Asian Religious Traditions)

Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies (Islam in Asia/Asian Religious Traditions)

2017-08-18
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University of Glasgow, School of Critical Studies Call for Application Application Deadline: August 31, 2017 To undertake high-quality research and research supervision, to make an active and high level contribution in the School of Critical Studi...
Religious Pluralism and Social Diversity: Religions in the European Public Space

Religious Pluralism and Social Diversity: Religions in the European Public Space

2017-08-16
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Call for Papers Date: October 3-5, 2018 Venue: Nantes, France Submission Deadline: September 1, 2017 “Identity”, wrote historian Tony Judt, “is a dangerous word”. Indeed, identity politics today, often based on essentializ...
University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institut für Islamisch-theologische Studien

University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institut für Islamisch-theologische Studien

2017-08-15
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University of Vienna Call for Application Application Deadline: August 31, 2017 The Department of Islamic-Theological Studies at the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies provides theological research and teaching to promote scientific educ...
The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm Courses 2017

The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm Courses 2017

2017-08-14
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The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm courses 2017, which marked the 15th consecutive summer program by The World Federation, has now been completed. Participants between the ages of 14 to 24, from Khoja communities worldwide, went on 3-week Islamic educationa...
Historians of Islamic Art Association Biennial Symposium "Border Crossing"

Historians of Islamic Art Association Biennial Symposium "Border Crossing"

2017-08-13
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Call for Papers Date: October 25–27, 2018 Venue: Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: September 7, 2017 The 2018 HIAA symposium will bring together an international group of established and emerging scholars of ...
"Revisiting Mamre": The Stranger in the Three Abrahamic Faiths

"Revisiting Mamre": The Stranger in the Three Abrahamic Faiths

2017-08-13
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Call for Papers Date: December 4-5, 2017 Venue: Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY), Flushing, NY, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: August 25, 2017 In Genesis 18, Abraham goes out of his way to provide for the three strangers who ...
BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize 2018

BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize 2018

2017-08-12
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The Third Round of the BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World is now open for submissions.
Islamic Schooling Renewal – A Focus on Curriculum

Islamic Schooling Renewal – A Focus on Curriculum

2017-08-06
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Conference Report 2nd Annual Australian Islamic Schooling Conference Date: July 11-12, 2017 Venue: Mount Lofty House, 74 Mount Lofty Summit Rd, Crafers, SA 5152, Australia Organizer: The Centre for Islamic Thought and Education (CITE) and the Uni...
Muslim Cultures in the Indian Ocean

Muslim Cultures in the Indian Ocean

2017-08-05
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Diversity and Pluralism, Past and Present Call for Papers Date: September 12-14, 2018 Venue: Academic Building, 10 Handyside Street, Kings Cross, London N1C, UK Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017 This conference aims to explore the diversit...
Assistant- or Associate-Level Faculty Position in Law and Legal Institutions in Muslim Societies

Assistant- or Associate-Level Faculty Position in Law and Legal Institutions in Muslim Societies

2017-08-05
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Stanford University Application Deadline: October 15, 2017 Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or a tenured Associate Professor faculty position focused on law and legal institutions of Islam and/or Musli...
Two Post-Doctoral Positions at CEFRES - Charles University

Two Post-Doctoral Positions at CEFRES - Charles University

2017-08-03
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Cofunded by the Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic and CEFRES (French Research Center in Humanities and Social Sciences) Period: 1 January 2018—31 December 2019 Application Deadline: August 23, 2017 Application Language: English only...
Science and Technology in the Islamic Middle Periods

Science and Technology in the Islamic Middle Periods

2017-08-02
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Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg Fall School 2017 (Webinar) Call for Applications Date: September 25-29, 2017 Application Deadline: August 15, 2017 Each fall the Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg offers, at no cost, an intensive, five-day course to Mamluk schol...
Muslim Art Conference 2017

Muslim Art Conference 2017

2017-08-02
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Exploring Contemporary Muslim Art, Culture and Heritage in Britain Date: September 14, 2017 Venue: Birmingham, UK Art and culture provide a means of communication, an alternative platform to share stories, celebrate contributions to society and ch...
Introduction to Islamic Codicology

Introduction to Islamic Codicology

2017-08-02
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Date: September 4–8, 2017 Venue: Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK The Islamic Manuscript Association—in partnership with the Thesaurus Islamicus Foundation, Cambridge University Library, and the University of Cambridge's HRH ...
Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari'a and Society Workshop

Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari'a and Society Workshop

2017-08-01
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Call for Papers Date: April 19-20, 2018 Venue: The Centre for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Funded by: The Understanding Sharia Project (USPPIP) Abstract Submission Deadline: October 30, 2017 We are pleased to an...
Brill's Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize 2017

Brill's Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize 2017

2017-07-25
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Submissions Deadline: October 1, 2017 To encourage and support early-career scholars seeking to publish in leading academic journals, Brill is awarding an annual prize for an outstanding article in the field of Middle East and Islamic Studies. Brill...
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Islamic Studies

2017-07-23
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Stanford University Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 15, 2017 The Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, a tenured Associate Professor or a tenured F...
"Material Culture Methods in the Middle Islamic Periods"

"Material Culture Methods in the Middle Islamic Periods"

2017-07-22
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Call for Papers Date: December 8-10, 2017 Venue: Bristol Hotel, Bonn, Germany Sponsor: Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg, University of Bonn Abstract Submission Deadline: September 8, 2017 This year’s international conference is devoted to the stu...
First Annual Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

First Annual Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

2017-07-22
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Date: Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2017 Venue: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5324, USA We are pleased to announce our first annual workshop, which will take place on the campus of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, a convenien...
Science and Religion Conference

Science and Religion Conference

2017-07-16
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‘What is Consciousness and Why Observers Matter in Quantum Theory’ Date: September 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Venue: Trinity Hall, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ, UK Registration for Cambridge Muslim College’s first Science and Relig...
The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference

The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference

2017-07-15
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Date: August 18-20, 2017 Venue: Hyatt Regency DFW, 2334 North International Parkway, Dallas, TX, USA The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference will be held in Dallas, TX on Aug 18-20th 2017. In attendance will be a number of renowned...
The EASR Annual Conference 2017: Communicating Religion

The EASR Annual Conference 2017: Communicating Religion

2017-07-15
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Date: September 18-21, 2017 Venue: University of Leuven, Belgium Communication plays a crucial role in religion and religious praxis. Religions claim to be able to create links with the divine and the transcendent, between humans and superhuman age...
Islam and Justice: AAIMS Inaugural Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies

Islam and Justice: AAIMS Inaugural Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies

2017-07-13
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Call for Papers Date: December 18-19, 2017 Venue: The Spot-B01 (Copland Theatre), University of Melbourne (Parkville), Australia Abstract Submission Deadline: August 11, 2017 Hosted by the National Centre of Excellence for Islamic Studies ...
PhD Fellowship at the Faculty of Theology, Qur’anic studies

PhD Fellowship at the Faculty of Theology, Qur’anic studies

2017-07-13
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University of Copenhagen Call for Application Application Deadline: September 1, 2017 Subject to available grants, the Faculty of Theology, University of Copenhagen, hereby announces that a three-year PhD scholarship will be available from October...
Stanford Institute on Islam

Stanford Institute on Islam

2017-07-11
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Course Description:  - Exploring how you can deepen your students’ understanding of Islam and Muslim societies. - Establish a critical background on elementary concepts, practices, traditions of Islam. - Acquire tools for navigating t...
Interactions Between Twelver Shiites and Christians: History, Theology, Literature

Interactions Between Twelver Shiites and Christians: History, Theology, Literature

2017-07-11
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Call for Papers Date: April 11-13, 2018 Venue: Institut Catholique de Paris, Paris, France Languages of the Conference: English, French Submission Deadline: November 1, 2017 International conference with the participation of Rudi Matth...
Stanford program addresses the complexities of Islam, equips Bay Area teachers with tools to educate students

Stanford program addresses the complexities of Islam, equips Bay Area teachers with tools to educate students

2017-07-10
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Bay Area teachers gathered at Stanford for a five-week program this spring that provided educators strategies to teach Islam. The program, a collaboration involving three Stanford organizations, doesn’t shy away from Islam’s complicated nature.
International School of Islamic Studies held in Odessa

International School of Islamic Studies held in Odessa

2017-07-08
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This year, the International School of Islamic Studies, which has already become traditional, was taking place in Odessa. It was dedicated to “Islam in the modern world: historical, cultural, intellectual space,” Religion in Ukraine has r...
Islamic Psychoanalysis / Psychoanalytic Islam

Islamic Psychoanalysis / Psychoanalytic Islam

2017-07-06
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Conference Report June 26-27, 2017 | University of Manchester This international conference organized by the College of Psychoanalysts – UK with the support of Manchester Psychoanalytic Matrix and CIDRAL University of Manchester promises to f...
The Middle East and Islam

The Middle East and Islam

2017-07-04
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New perspectives of Islamic History from the 16th century to the present June 25-29, 2017 | Duke University Workshop Report The Duke Islamic Studies Center and Qatar Foundation International presented a summer institute for 6-12 educators. A...
Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies

Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies

2017-06-27
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University of Chester Department of Theology and Religious Studies Call for Application Application Deadline: July 14, 2017 The department of Theology and Religious Studies is looking to recruit a Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies. The depa...
Locating Muslim Cinema(s): The Politics of Culture and Identity

Locating Muslim Cinema(s): The Politics of Culture and Identity

2017-06-26
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Muslim Studies Program 11th Annual Conference Call for Abstracts Date: April 12-13, 2018 Venue: 303 International Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: September 1, 2017 Is there a discrete and co...
9th Islamic Law and Society Conference

9th Islamic Law and Society Conference

2017-06-25
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ILS Conference 2018 Call for Papers Date: June 6–9, 2018 Venue: Finland Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2017 The IX Islamic Legal Studies Conference, convened by the International Society of Islamic Legal Studies (ISILS) under the a...
Islamic and Christian Model of Inter-Religious Dialogue

Islamic and Christian Model of Inter-Religious Dialogue

2017-06-24
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Based on Prophet Muhammad (S) Model and the Second Vatican Council Call for Papers Date: December 17-19, 2017 Venue: Al-Hikmah Institute, Qom, Iran   Submission Deadline: November 1, 2017 The International Institute for Peace and Reli...
ICISP 2017: 19th International Conference on Islamic Studies and Philosophy

ICISP 2017: 19th International Conference on Islamic Studies and Philosophy

2017-06-15
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Call for Papers Date: October 9-10, 2017 Venue: The Belamar Hotel, 3501 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, Los Angeles, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: July 14, 2017 The ICISP 2017: 19th International Conference on Islam...
Summer School of the EMN Research Academy

Summer School of the EMN Research Academy

2017-06-14
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Re-Envisioning European Islam: Past, Present and Future Date: September 11-15, 2017 Venue: Airport Hotel Global, Mörfelden-Walldorf, Germany The European Muslim Network Research Academy will organize its first edition of the Summer School whi...
Strong Religion and Mainstream Culture

Strong Religion and Mainstream Culture

2017-06-14
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Strong Religion and Mainstream Culture: Youth, Education, and Technology Call for Papers Date: November 9-10, 2017 Venue: Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden Abstract Submission Deadline: June 30, 2017 Conference Theme Historically, the r...
Diploma in Essential Islamic Sciences (DEIS)

Diploma in Essential Islamic Sciences (DEIS)

2017-06-13
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Lecturer: Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi Cambridge Islamic College is pleased to introduce the new Diploma in Essential Islamic Sciences (DEIS) this Ramadan with a SPECIAL 45% DISCOUNT. Diploma in Essential Islamic Sciences is a brand new p...
Islam in America: Civic and Religious Youth Identities

Islam in America: Civic and Religious Youth Identities

2017-06-12
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Respect Graduate School, Inaugural Conference Call for Papers Date: October 21-22, 2017 Venue: Respect Graduate School, 2200 Industrial Dr, Bethlehem, PA 18017, USA Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ingrid Mattson Respect Graduate School’s Inaugural Co...
The 5th Annual Contemporary Fiqhi Issues Workshop

The 5th Annual Contemporary Fiqhi Issues Workshop

2017-06-12
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Violence in Sharīʿa and its Contemporary Implications Date: July 6-7, 2017 Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, Weoley Park Road, Birmingham B29 6RB, UK We are looking forward to welcoming scholars from across the UK, and the globe, representing a broad ran...
Seminar to Commemorate the Martyrdom of Imam Ali (a.s.)

Seminar to Commemorate the Martyrdom of Imam Ali (a.s.)

2017-06-11
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Date: June 18, 2017 – 2:00 Pm Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Rd, Marylebone, London NW1, UK Organizer: The Ahmed Family - C/O Muhammadi Trust The Muhammadi Trust, a charitable endowment with its center in Great Britain is devoted to t...
Religion and Spirituality in the Contemporary World

Religion and Spirituality in the Contemporary World

2017-06-11
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Call for papers Date: August 19-21, 2017 Venue: The Al-Hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa International University, Qom, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: June 20, 2017 Full Paper Submission Deadline: July 30, 2017 The Al-Hikmah Institute of Al-Mu...
Philology and Manuscripts from the Muslim World

Philology and Manuscripts from the Muslim World

2017-06-05
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LUCIS Summer School Call for Applications Date: August 15-25, 2017 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Application Deadline: June 16, 2017 This summer school is organized for graduate (MA and PhD) students and researchers who hav...
Sacred Sites/Sacred Stories: Global Perspectives

Sacred Sites/Sacred Stories: Global Perspectives

2017-06-04
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ANU Religion Conference 2018 Call for Papers Date: April 5-7, 2018 Venue: ANU College of Asia & the Pacific, Australian National University, Canberra ACT, Australia                     Abstra...
Thematic Study of the Quran (2017)

Thematic Study of the Quran (2017)

2017-06-03
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A two-day course covering essential themes in the Quran Date: June 17-18, 2017 Venue: Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK Instructor: Shaykh SM Hasan al-Banna At Islamic Institute for development and research (IIDR), we are gearing up fo...
Eighth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

Eighth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

2017-05-28
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Call for Papers Date: April 17-18, 2018  Venue: University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA Proposal Submission Deadline: June 17, 2017 The Religion and Spirituality in Society Research Network sets out in its conference, journal, b...
The ICID 2017: 19th International Conference on Islam and Democracy

The ICID 2017: 19th International Conference on Islam and Democracy

2017-05-27
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Call for Papers Date: November 20 - 21, 2017 Venue: Paris, France Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017 The ICID 2017: 19th International Conference on Islam and Democracy aims to bring together leading academic scientists, resear...
Al-Salam Institute Islamic Scholarship Program 2017-2018

Al-Salam Institute Islamic Scholarship Program 2017-2018

2017-05-26
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The Al-Salam Institute Islamic Scholarship Program (ISP) is at the forefront of Alimiyyah Programs in the West. Al-Salam Institute presents its pioneering six-year Islamic Scholarship Program. Through part-time study and a dynamic selections of modu...
Paris Seminar on Bohra Shia: 'Bohra Manuscript Culture, Archive and Secrecy'

Paris Seminar on Bohra Shia: 'Bohra Manuscript Culture, Archive and Secrecy'

2017-05-25
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On June 1, 2017, The CEIAS (Center for South Asian Studies) in cooperation with the EHESS (School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences) and the CNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research) held a seminar on “Material Culture and...
Religion(s) and Power(s)

Religion(s) and Power(s)

2017-05-23
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Call for Papers Date: October 5-6, 2017 Venue: Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017 The Lithuanian Society for the Study of Religions in cooperation with Latvian Society for the Study of Religions and E...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2017-05-22
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Call for Papers Date: August 2-4, 2017 and December 4-6, 2017 Venue: The Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Sponsored by: Oxford Academic Symposia Abstract Submission Deadline: July 14, 2017 The Oxford Symposi...
Announcement of Memberships for Institute for Advanced Study

Announcement of Memberships for Institute for Advanced Study

2017-05-21
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Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) Opportunities for Scholars for the Academic Year 2018-2019 Application Deadline: November 1, 2017 THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community ...
The 8th Conference on Ibadi Studies

The 8th Conference on Ibadi Studies

2017-05-20
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“Local and Global identities. Social change and Ibadi diaspora communities.” Date: May 20-23 2017 Venue: The University of Tokyo, Center for Middle Eastern Studies (Komaba Campus), Tokyo, Japan The first international conference on Iba...
“Reviving the Islamic Spirit”

“Reviving the Islamic Spirit”

2017-05-14
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Date:  July 14-16, 2017 Venue: UK The Qur’an tells us, through example and parable, of many cosmological laws that God has decreed. We learn that our actions have deep consequences upon our lives in this world. From obedience t...
MA Intellectual Encounters of the Islamicate World

MA Intellectual Encounters of the Islamicate World

2017-05-11
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Freie Universität Berlin Application Deadline: May 31, 2017 Intellectual richness and unparalleled variety characterize the world of Islam throughout its history. From the 9th century CE onwards, Muslims, Christians and Jews shared a common ev...
5th Intensive Course on Shia Islamic Studies

5th Intensive Course on Shia Islamic Studies

2017-05-11
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Date: August 21-27, 2017 Venue: Qum, Iran Shi’a Studies is a discipline in which the formation of Shi‘ism, its expansion in various countries, and its current situation in the world, as well as its belief system, moral teachings, ritual...
First International Conference of Capacity and Impact of Cyberspace in Promoting Religious Education

First International Conference of Capacity and Impact of Cyberspace in Promoting Religious Education

2017-05-09
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Call for Papers Date: October 19-20, 2017 Venue: Al-Mustafa Open University, Qom, I.R.Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: June 20, 2017 Organized by Deputy of Research Department in Seven Languages: Persian, Arabic, Azeri, Turkish, Urdu, English a...
Professorship in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (open rank)

Professorship in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (open rank)

2017-05-05
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Call for Application The Institute for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Bern, Switzerland Application Deadline: May 21, 2017 The Institute for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Faculty of Humanities at the...
Violence in Sharīʿa and its Contemporary Implications

Violence in Sharīʿa and its Contemporary Implications

2017-05-02
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The 5th AMI Contemporary Fiqhī Issues Workshop Call for Papers Date: July 6-7, 2017 Venue: Al-mahdi Institute, Weoley Park Road, Birmingham B29 6RB, UK The 5th annual fiqhī workshop at Al-Mahdi Institute aims to facilitate scholars...
II Forum of Researchers in Islamic Contexts

II Forum of Researchers in Islamic Contexts

2017-05-02
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Date: September 28-29, 2017 Venue: Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of NOVA University of Lisbon (FCSH/NOVA), Lisbon, Portugal The first Forum of Researchers in Islamic Contexts (FRIC) was held in January 2013. That year, we wanted to surv...
Monograph Series: The Early and Medieval Islamic World

Monograph Series: The Early and Medieval Islamic World

2017-04-30
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Call for Book Proposals I.B.Tauris invites submissions for inclusion in its academic monograph series, The Early and Medieval Islamic World. Led by series editor Professor Roy Mottahedeh (Harvard University), the series promotes innovative rese...
Religion and Division: Causes, Consequences and Counters

Religion and Division: Causes, Consequences and Counters

2017-04-30
1013 Views
79th Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion Date: August 13-14, 2017 (with Opening Reception on Aug. 12th) Venue: Montreal, Quebec, Canada Program Chair: Di Di, Rice University, dd20@rice.edu Nearly daily, it seems, ...
Masters in Research (MRes) Studentship – CIWAS

Masters in Research (MRes) Studentship – CIWAS

2017-04-24
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The Centre for Islamic & West Asian Studies (CIWAS) Call for Applications Application Deadline: June 15, 2017 Applications are invited for eight studentships to be awarded for a Masters by Research Programme in Islamic and West Asian Studies. ...
MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies

MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies

2017-04-17
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University of Edinburgh Application Deadline: May 2, 2017 The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for a fees only MSc Taught degree scholarship for any of its programs (IMES, Middl...
Religion in the World: Beyond the Secular Paradigm

Religion in the World: Beyond the Secular Paradigm

2017-04-17
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Date: July 3-7, 2017 Venue: Utrecht, The Netherlands Organizer: Utrecht University, Faculty of Humanities (UU) Course fee (incl. housing): € 650 Level: Bachelor level This course focuses on current debates in the academic Study of Religion ...
Theologies and Ethics of Justice

Theologies and Ethics of Justice

2017-04-15
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New Directions in 21st Century Islamic Thought The 10th Annual Summer Institute for Scholars Date: July 26-29, 2017 Venue: Herndon, VA 20170, USA Recent debates within the Muslim community on issues of political legitimacy, loyalty and obedienc...
Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship Application

Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship Application

2017-04-13
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Application Deadline: June 30, 2017 Through the annual Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship, Muslim Congress seeks to support students in their pursuit of education. The Scholarship is open to high school seniors, students enrolled in a college or u...
Hassenfeld Chair in Islamic Studies

Hassenfeld Chair in Islamic Studies

2017-04-11
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Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA Application Deadline: September 21, 2017 Brandeis University invites applications to fill the Hassenfeld Chair in Islamic Studies in the field of Ottoman history and culture. This is a full time faculty positio...
Living with and Loving the Neighbor

Living with and Loving the Neighbor

2017-04-07
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Peacebuilding in Judaism, Christianity and Islam Course Duration: 6 Weeks Date: June 26, 2017 – July 14, 2017 Venue: Bossey, Switzerland Intended for an international audience of young people (ages 20-35) interested and engaged in inte...
Cambridge IGCSE Islamiyat (Islamic Studies)

Cambridge IGCSE Islamiyat (Islamic Studies)

2017-04-05
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Instructor: Shaykh Michael Mumisa Course Duration: 12 months (38 weeks) Starting Date: May 1, 2017 Registration Deadline: April 25, 2017 Cambridge IGCSE Islamiyat syllabus enables learners to develop an understanding of the importance of the...
Cinema 9 CFP: Islam and Images

Cinema 9 CFP: Islam and Images

2017-04-02
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CINEMA: Journal of Philosophy and the Moving Image Call for Papers Submission Deadline: April 30, 2017 Edited by: Patrícia Castello Branco (IFILNOVA) Saeed Zeydabadi-Nejad (SOAS University of London)  Sérgio Dia...
The Impact of Religion Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy

The Impact of Religion Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy

2017-03-30
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Call for papers Date: April 24 - 26, 2018  Venue: Uppsala University, Sweden Abstract Submission Deadline: October 31, 2017 The Impact of Religion conference offers an interdisciplinary forum for sharing recent research on the role of religi...
The ICAIS 2017

The ICAIS 2017

2017-03-28
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19th International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies Date: April 27-28, 2017 Venue: Renaissanc Brussels Hotel, Rue du Parnasse 19, Brussels 1050, Belgium The ICAIS 2017: 19th International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies ...
Call for Papers: Surveillance and Religion

Call for Papers: Surveillance and Religion

2017-03-28
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Special Issue of ‘Surveillance and Society’ journal Submission Deadline: August 1, 2017 Publication Date: early 2018 Edited by: Eric Stoddart, University of St Andrews, UK, and Susanne Wigorts Yngevesson, Stockholm School of Theology ...
Producing Knowledge on Islam in Europe: Epistemology, Methodology, Reflexivity

Producing Knowledge on Islam in Europe: Epistemology, Methodology, Reflexivity

2017-03-26
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Postgraduate Workshop Date: April 25, 2017 Venue: Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge, West Rd, Cambridge CB3 9BS, UK Organized in partnership between postgraduates at SOAS and the University of Cambridge, and kindly sponsored by the&nbs...
Early Christianity and Islam in Relationship to the Constitutional Order

Early Christianity and Islam in Relationship to the Constitutional Order

2017-03-24
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Date: April 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Venue: 303 International Center, Muslim Studies Center, Michigan State University, 220 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA Special Guest Speaker: Blaque Hough Hailing from Michigan, ...
Round Table: Justice and Ethics in Shii Thought

Round Table: Justice and Ethics in Shii Thought

2017-03-13
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Justice and Ethics in Shīʿī thought: From Theoretical Foundations to Sharia Implications Date: April 6, 2017 @ 3.00pm – 5.00pm Venue: Al-mahdi Institute, Weoley Park Road, Birmingham B29 6RB, UK Al-Mahdi Institute will hold a roundtable disc...
Unlocking the Medinan Qur'an: International Workshop

Unlocking the Medinan Qur'an: International Workshop

2017-03-09
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Date: March 19 - 21, 2017 Venue: Pembroke College, Oxford, UK Subject Fields: Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Arabic History / Studies Funded by: The Arts and Humanities Research ...
Re-thinking Secularization Theory

Re-thinking Secularization Theory

2017-03-08
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International Conference on Religion, Culture and Politics Date: March 18-19, 2017 Venue: Queens hotel, City Square, Leeds, UK Organizer: Centre for Research in Humanities and Social Sciences Religion is often discussed through the eyes of the se...
Muslims and the Making of America

Muslims and the Making of America

2017-03-07
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Date: March 14, 2017 @ 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Venue: National Press Club, Washington, D.C. Speakers: Amir Hussain, Melissa Rogers, and Rebecca Shah The panel is co-sponsored by Baylor University Press and the Religious Freedom Research Project of the B...
Misquoting Muhammad (SAW) on Women

Misquoting Muhammad (SAW) on Women

2017-03-05
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Date: March 12, 2017 @ 10.00am – 5.30pm Venue: The Osmani Centre, 58 Underwood Rd, London E1 5AW, UK Instructor: Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi This one-day course and extensive question and answer session will seek to clarify critical question...
Call for Book Chapters: "Islamophobia in Muslim Societies"

Call for Book Chapters: "Islamophobia in Muslim Societies"

2017-03-05
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In the last decade Islamophobia in Western societies where Muslims constitute the minority has been studied extensively. At the same time, Islamophobia is not only a Western phenomenon but a global one. It affects Muslim societies as much due to vari...
Theology of Shi‘ite Ziyārah: the Case for a Norm-Sensitive Approach to Religion

Theology of Shi‘ite Ziyārah: the Case for a Norm-Sensitive Approach to Religion

2017-03-04
1064 Views
AMI Research Seminars Date: March 16, 2017 Venue: AMI Conference Room, Al-mahdi Institute, Weoley Park Road, Birmingham B29 6RB, UK Lecturer: Dr Jafar Morvarid (Ferdowsi University of Mashhad) Al-Mahdi Institute’s Research Seminars are a pl...
Quranic Studies International Conference

Quranic Studies International Conference

2017-03-02
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Date: July 4, 2017 Venue: Peace House, 19 Paradise Square, Oxford, OX1 1LD, UK Quranic Studies International Conference that will take place in England is an event that is intended to bring together scholars and professionals with experience and in...
Islam: Faith and Culture

Islam: Faith and Culture

2017-02-27
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A 1-Day Course to be held at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Date: April 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:15 pm  Venue: Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Rd, Oxford OX3 0EE, UK Instructor: Dr Basil Mustafa Islam is a universal fait...
"Affect in Dissent: Past and Present"

"Affect in Dissent: Past and Present"

2017-02-26
1021 Views
The Annual Duke-UNC Graduate Islamic Studies Conference Date: March 4-5, 2017 Venue: Campus Y Reading Room, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Sponsored by: Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations, UNC Departme...
Muslims in the UK and Europe

Muslims in the UK and Europe

2017-02-24
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Postgraduate Symposium Call for Papers Date: May 12-13, 2017 Venue: University of Cambridge, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge Abstract Submission Deadline: 13 March 2017 The University of Cambr...
"The Historical Development of Shi'ite Political Thought"

"The Historical Development of Shi'ite Political Thought"

2017-02-21
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Visiting Scholar Brown Bag Lecture Series With Seyed Mohammad Ali Taghavi, Ferdowsi University, Iran Date: February 22, 2017 @ 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM  Venue: Commerce Building, Room 3006 The Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies&r...
“Islam ‒ Knowledge ‒ Power”

“Islam ‒ Knowledge ‒ Power”

2017-02-16
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Interactions from a Theological and Historical Perspective Date: February 22-23, 2017          Venue: Swiss Centre for Islam and Society, University of Fribourg, Avenue de l'Europe 20, 1700 Fribourg, Sw...
“Shiʿism and Governance”

“Shiʿism and Governance”

2017-02-15
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University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Group Symposium Call for Papers Date: May 12-13, 2017 Abstract Submission Deadline: February 24, 2017 The relationship between Shiʿism and governance—whether through doctrinal beliefs, political movements...
Introduction to Shiʿa Studies

Introduction to Shiʿa Studies

2017-02-14
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A Series of Online Courses The World Federation are running a series of online courses entitled ‘Introduction to Shīʿa Studies’. The first in the series will cover Ḥadīth with Shaykh Kumail Rajani. This will include ten lessons running f...
Call for Papers: American Academy of Religion Sociology of Religion Unit

Call for Papers: American Academy of Religion Sociology of Religion Unit

2017-02-12
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American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting 2017 Call for Papers Date: November 18-21, 2017 Venue: Boston, MA, USA Submission Deadline: March 1, 2017 The Sociology of Religion Unit of the American Academy of Religion serves as a bridge bet...
Al-Mahdi Online Courses

Al-Mahdi Online Courses

2017-02-07
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Semester Two of the Part-time Hawza Program Date: March 6, 2017 – July 27, 2017 Deadline for Applications: February 20, 2017 Enrollment for Semester Two of the Part-time Hawza Program starting 6th March 2017 to 27th July 2017 is now OPEN! E...
Islamophobia and the End of Liberalism

Islamophobia and the End of Liberalism

2017-02-07
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The 8th Annual Islamophobia Conference Date: April 21-23, 2017 Venue: UC Berkeley Organizer: Islamophobia Research and Documentation Project (IRDP), University of California, Berkeley & Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies, University of Le...
Fellowships: Yale Law School for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization

Fellowships: Yale Law School for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization

2017-02-06
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The Abdallah S. Kamel Center at the Yale Law School for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization invites applications for its 2017-2018 research fellowships. The fellowships are designed to bring promising junior scholars to the Law School in order ...
Religion and Belief

Religion and Belief

2017-02-06
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Understanding Australian and Global Perspectives Studies of Religion in Focus Conference 2017 Date: Mar 10, 2017  Venue: Mercure Hotel, 818-820 George Street, Sydney, Australia The Studies of Religion in Focus Conference is an interfait...
Losing My Religion: A Disputed Conference

Losing My Religion: A Disputed Conference

2017-02-05
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Date: April 22-23, 2017 Venue: Yorkshire & London This unique conference gathers together some of the most prominent Muslim community leaders in the West to bring solutions to the following problems, and restore the confidence and hope that is ...
New Perspectives on Science and Religion in Society

New Perspectives on Science and Religion in Society

2017-02-04
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Call for Papers Date: 29 June –1 July 2017 Venue: Chancellors Hotel and Conference Centre, Manchester, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: March 3, 2017 Organized by: Newman University, UK, University of Kent, UK, York University, Canada,...
Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

2017-02-01
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Muslim Congress is pleased to announce commencement of the Prehawza Spring 2017 term.  Classes will begin on Wed, Feb 1, 2017.  All classes are in English and are held weekly on the same day based on Eastern Standard Time (EST) as indicated...
British Islam Conference

British Islam Conference

2017-01-28
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A Marketplace of Ideas Date: February 25-26, 2017 Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Venue: Human Rights Action Center, Amnesty International UK, EC2A 3EA London, UK Keynote Speaker: Karen Armstrong The British Islam Conference, organized by New Horizons...
Research Scholarship: "Islam, the Modern Nation State and Transnational Movements"

Research Scholarship: "Islam, the Modern Nation State and Transnational Movements"

2017-01-27
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Call for Proposals Research Scholarship by the Gerda Henkel Foundation, Düsseldorf, Germany Application Deadline: May 24, 2017 The special program "Islam, the Modern Nation State and Transnational Movements" is aimed at researchers who, with ...
Postdoctoral Fellowship on Islam in North America

Postdoctoral Fellowship on Islam in North America

2017-01-26
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Stanford University, California, USA Application Deadline: February 20, 2017 Stanford University’s Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies and Department of Religious Studies invite applications for a two-year postdoctoral position on Islam in Nort...
Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

2017-01-25
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FREE Online Course by Cardiff University Starting Date: February 20, 2017 Duration: 4 weeks Educators: Professor Sophie Gilliat-Ray, Mark Bryant Develop your understanding of Muslims and their faith through an exploration of communities in Britai...
Islam in World Affairs: Politics and Paradigms

Islam in World Affairs: Politics and Paradigms

2017-01-24
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11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations Date: September 13-16, 2017 Venue: The Ciutadella Campus at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain Section Chairs: Raffaele Mauriello, University of Tehran Deina Abdelk...
Liberal citizenship, multiculturalism and Muslims in Europe

Liberal citizenship, multiculturalism and Muslims in Europe

2017-01-22
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Islam UK Seminar Series 2017 Date: February 1, 2017 @ 19:00 – 21:00 Venue: Committee Rooms 1 & 2, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, UK Speaker: Professor Nasar Meer Chair: Jonathan Cox, Citizens UK Deputy D...
Imamat and Wilayat – Practical Fiqh

Imamat and Wilayat – Practical Fiqh

2017-01-21
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New Upcoming Course by Risalat International Institute: These courses are only for sisters. Date: Thursdays from February 2, 2017 to April 27, 2017 Venue: Risalat International Institute, No. 41, Alley No. 8, Shahid Attaran Street, Qum, Iran ...
ISSR 2017 – Sessions on "Muslims in the West" and "Gender and Religion"

ISSR 2017 – Sessions on "Muslims in the West" and "Gender and Religion"

2017-01-20
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The 34th Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Sociology of Religion (ISSR/SISR) Date: July 4-7, 2017 Venue: University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Session Convener: Dr. Yaghoob Foroutan (Associate Professor, Mazanda...
Gender and Muslim Spaces: Community and Academic Perspectives

Gender and Muslim Spaces: Community and Academic Perspectives

2017-01-19
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Call for Papers Date: March 29, 2017 Venue: University of Leeds, Leeds, UK Organized by: Muslims in Britain Research Network (MBRN) and the University of Leeds Abstract Submission Deadline: January 30, 2017 Program Highlights Plenary 1: C...
Lost in Translation: Taqlid and Marja`iyya in Shiite Islam

Lost in Translation: Taqlid and Marja`iyya in Shiite Islam

2017-01-15
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Date: January 19, 2017 @ 3:00pm Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, UK Lecturer: Dr Mohammadreza Kalantari Organized by: Al-Mahdi Institute Usuli Shi‘ism categorizes laymen into Mujtahid, Muqallid, or Muhtat. Mujtahi...
Islamic Occultism in Theory and Practice

Islamic Occultism in Theory and Practice

2017-01-14
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The international conference of “Islamic Occultism in Theory and Practice” was held at the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford), 6-8 January 2017, coinciding with the final week of an exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum titled “Power and Protec...
Explorations into Concepts of Distinction and Practices of Differentiation

Explorations into Concepts of Distinction and Practices of Differentiation

2017-01-13
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Workshop on Muslim Secularities Call for Papers Date: June 18-20, 2017 Venue: Leipzig University Humanities Center for Advanced Studies, Leipzig, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: March 1, 2017 Keynote speakers: Bryan S. Turner, th...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2017-01-10
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Call for Papers Date: March 15-17, 2017 Venue: the Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: February 20, 2017 The Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies is a forum for discourse and ...
Shii Studies: The State of the Art

Shii Studies: The State of the Art

2017-01-10
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International Conference of Shii Studies Call for Papers Date: December 7-9, 2017 Venue: The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA Proposal Submission Deadline: March 1, 2017 The undersigned are pleased to invite paper proposals for...
Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies Network Day

Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies Network Day

2017-01-09
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Date: January 20, 2017 Venue: Old Observatory, Sterrenwachtlaan 11, 2311 GPW Leiden, Netherlands The theme of the fifth annual NISIS Islamic Studies Network Day is: 'Polder Islam 2017'. Several speakers will give lectures on topics relate...
Associate Professorship of Islamic History

Associate Professorship of Islamic History

2017-01-08
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Faculty of Oriental Studies - University of Oxford Application Deadline: February 10, 2017 We are seeking an outstanding scholar to join the Faculty of Oriental Studies as Associate Professor of Islamic History (before 1500 CE). This post offers a ...
Andrew Rippin Best Paper Prize

Andrew Rippin Best Paper Prize

2017-01-07
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By International Quranic Studies Association (IQSA) In honor of Andrew Rippin, the International Qur’anic Studies Association (IQSA) will award a prize to the best paper delivered at the 2016 Annual Meeting in San Antonio by a grad...
From Malacca to Manchester: Curating Islamic Collections Worldwide

From Malacca to Manchester: Curating Islamic Collections Worldwide

2017-01-05
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Date: February 22-24, 2017 Venue: the Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, UK Registration will open in the New Year. Attendance will be charged at £20 per day for the two days of the full conference program (£10 per day for stu...
Call for Papers: Political Legitimacy in Islam

Call for Papers: Political Legitimacy in Islam

2017-01-02
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CILE’s New Peer-Reviewed Journal Call for Papers Submission Deadline: February 15, 2017 The Center for the Study of Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is pleased to invite interested academic researchers to submit their contributions to a...
Understanding Religious Freedom: Studies on the Causes and Consequences of Religious Liberty

Understanding Religious Freedom: Studies on the Causes and Consequences of Religious Liberty

2017-01-01
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Religious Freedom Project Graduate Summer Research Fellowship Application Deadline: January 27, 2017 The Religious Freedom Project at Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs—together with its part...
PhD Scholarships in Islamic Studies, with a focus on Muslims in Britain: University of Leeds

PhD Scholarships in Islamic Studies, with a focus on Muslims in Britain: University of Leeds

2016-12-27
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Application Deadline: February 1, 2017 Theology and Religious Studies (TRS) at the University of Leeds invites applications from academically excellent candidates for several Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded PhD studentships commen...
Religion, Power, and Resistance: New Ideas for a Divided World

Religion, Power, and Resistance: New Ideas for a Divided World

2016-12-26
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ISA Research Committee on the Sociology of Religion Call for Session Proposals Date: July 15-21, 2018 Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, ON, Canada Deadline for Session Proposals: March 15, 2017 Current environmental, economic, soc...
Visiting Fellowships in Law and Social Change

Visiting Fellowships in Law and Social Change

2016-12-23
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Application Deadline: January 1, 2017 Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change invites applications for Visiting Fellowships for the 2017-2018 academic year. This fellowship provides opportunities for outstanding sch...
"Reviving the Islamic Spirit"

"Reviving the Islamic Spirit"

2016-12-20
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2016 Convention Theme Celebrating the 15th Anniversary Date: December 23-25, 2016 Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9, Canada “Reviving the Islamic Spirit” convention is an attempt by the y...
Enchantments, Disenchantments, Re-enchantments: Religion, State, and Society through History

Enchantments, Disenchantments, Re-enchantments: Religion, State, and Society through History

2016-12-12
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Call for Papers Date: June 29-July 1, 2017 Venue: Central European University, 1051 Budapest, Nador u. 11, Hungary Deadline for Abstract Submission: January 15, 2017 Organized by: Center for Religious Studies Since the emergence of the first his...
The Second Vatican Council & the New Catholic Theology of Islam

The Second Vatican Council & the New Catholic Theology of Islam

2016-12-12
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Research Seminar by Al-Mahdi Institute Date: December 15, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, 60 Weoley Park Rd, Birmingham B29 6RB, UK Cost: Free admission Al-Mahdi Institute’s Research Seminars are a platform that ...
Religion and Ethics in Contemporary Speculative Fiction

Religion and Ethics in Contemporary Speculative Fiction

2016-12-09
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Call for Papers Proposal Submission Deadline: January 1, 2017 Organized by: Everett Community College, Everett, WA, US Speculative fiction (SF) allows authors and readers to explore worlds that differ somehow from the one in which we currently liv...
No Doubt: God, Religion & Politics in the Modern World

No Doubt: God, Religion & Politics in the Modern World

2016-12-08
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Lecturer: Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi Date: February 10-12, 2017 Venue: Manchester, UK I