Previous events


25th November-3rd December - The Edward Cadbury Lectures 2014

12th November - (Mis)representing and reconstructing the role of the "four women" in the Auschwitz Sonderkommando uprising

30th October - Dabru Emet: A Jewish Statement on Christians and Christianity - Creation, Reception and Impact

20th October - The Auschwitz Sonderkommando Uprising: Piecing Together an Account

3rd October - The University, the Study of Religion and the Public Square

22nd September - Sixth Annual Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture

2nd July - Becoming a Sacred Text: postgraduate Biblical Studies conference 2014

10th June - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

9th June - Are some Qumran caves more special than others?

4th June - Scholars of Islam workshop

2nd June - Women in Genesis

20th May - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

29th April - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

29th April - The Torah of Moses in the light of the Dead Sea scrolls

31st March - Urban Theology Forum guest lecture

13th March - Heaven and Hell

3rd March - A Painful Legacy: Martin Luther and the Jews

24th February - Jewish Survival in early-modern Catholic Europe: Inquisition, Ghettoisation and Community

11th February - Reincarnation

4th February - Said Nursi's notion of sacred science: Its function and application in Hizmet High School education

3rd February - Could a Jew Be a Gentleman in Victorian England?

29th January - Writing the History of the Jews of Poland and Russia

21st January - How can we research Islam properly in the current climate?


10th December - The Arabic-Afrikaans manuscript tradition: Its material production and theological impact on South Africa's Muslims

7th December - Workshop: perfecting your PhD application

4th December - The Kindertransport in History and Memory

3rd December - Living without why. A Muslim's attempt to authenticity

28th November - Alba Fedeli, Early Qur'anic Manuscripts in the Mingana Collection

28th November - Text Seminar, Autumn 2013

27th November - British memory and representation of the Kindertransport

18th November - The Kindertransport in Retrospect

14th November - Text Seminar, Autumn 2013

29th October - The World's Oldest Bible

29th October - The World's Oldest Bible

16th October - West Midlands Remembers

3rd July - Unity and Diversity in Text and Tradition

27th June - Collaborative partnerships between universities and Muslim institutions: dismantling the roadblocks

22nd June - Undergraduate open day

21st June - Undergraduate open day

20th June - Undergraduate open day

11th June - Testing prayer: why Pentecostal healing should be studied empirically

10th June - "'O beastly Jews': Jewish Responses to that Venerable Tradition"

29th May - David Parker at the Hay Festival of Literature and Arts

23rd May - Collaborative partnerships between universities and Muslim institutions: dismantling the roadblocks

15th May - Postgraduate workshop: Improving your writing skills

30th April - The origins of Anglo Jewry in Birmingham

21st March - Objective Faith? the Spiritual Object Studio Portrait Series

21st March - Homeric commentaries and paraphrases: Eustathius of Thessalonica in search of Demosthenes Thrax

20th March - Faith Schools - blessing or curse?

19th March - The Fifth Annual Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture

18th March - Introducing Christian-Muslim Relations: a bibliographical history

18th March - Ecocritical readings of Modern Hebrew literature and recent Israeli fiction

11th March - Nature as metaphor in Modern Hebrew literature

7th March - Meleager rides the rails: Kenneth Rexroth's Greek Anthology

5th March - Public lecture: Al-Ghazali and the construction of reality in Islamic culture

5th-7th March - The Eighth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

4th-6th March - Birmingham Colloquium 2013

21st February - Romespeak: Why de Lingua Latina?

19th February - Sufism Islamic mysticism or is it just an essential aspect of Islam?

7th February - The Optical Neume Recognition Project

5th February - Islamism and the empowerment of women in Syria

4th February - Maimonides Versus Nahmanides On Fighting for the Land of Israel: Some Reflections on Jewish Theology

28th January - How reliable is the story of the Nag Hammadi discoveries?

28th January - Postgraduate student workshop

24th January - The Book of the Dead in Nineteenth-Century Britain

22nd January-19th March - The Cadbury Lectures 2013 - Department of Theology and Religion

16th January - Online chat: College of Arts and Law Scholarships 2013

15th January - Kitab al-Majdal in the 11th century Historical setting

10th January - Will the real Poseidonios stand up? The History and its recyclage