Islamic Studies seminar

Presented by the Birmingham Centre for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Spring 2013

15 January
Kitab al-Majdal in the 11th century Historical setting
Ayse Icoz (University of Birmingham)

22 January
Adaptive and transformative: An analysis of contemporary Western-Islamic Reformist approaches
Azmi Hj Mohamad (University of Birmingham)

29 January
Theological geographies of mid-nineteenth century Palestine
Alison Dingle, University of Birmingham

5 February
Islamism and the empowerment of women in Syria
Elizabeth Buergener, University of Birmingham

19 February
Is Sufism Islamic mysticism or is it just an essential aspect of Islam?
Professor Oliver Leaman, University of Kentucy, USA

26 February
Images of the Prophet in the late Ottoman period
Mehmet Kahveci, University of Birmingham

Time and Location

Tuesdays 15:00 - 17:00, Room 159, ERI building

Further information

For more information please contact the convenor Dr Haifaa Jawad

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