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Celebrating Vaisakhi at 10 Downing Street

Celebrating Vaisakhi at 10 Downing Street
Description
Dr Jagbir Jhutti-Johal was invited by the Prime Minister to attend a reception at 10 Downing Street.
Date:
21/04/2016

Costs and Benefits of Optimism project in spring 2016 issue of Logoi

Costs and Benefits of Optimism project in spring 2016 issue of Logoi
Description
The Spring 2016 issue of Logoi features an interview with Lisa Bortolotti on her project on the Costs and Benefits of Optimism.
Date:
20/04/2016

Birmingham Research Fellowship in World Religions opportunity

Birmingham Research Fellowship in World Religions opportunity
Description
This fellowship affords the opportunity to add to our particular strengths, amongst others, in Islamic Studies, philosophical theology and textual study, and in the understanding of contemporary religions.
Date:
18/04/2016

AHRC Early-Career Research Grant for 'Context-Sensitivity in Natural Language'

AHRC Early-Career Research Grant for 'Context-Sensitivity in Natural Language'
Description
Dr Alex Silk has been awarded an AHRC Early-Career Research Grant of £127,588 for the project.
Date:
08/04/2016

Fulbright Award

Fulbright Award
Description
PhD student Reinier Schuur obtained a Fulbright Award to visit the University of Pittsburgh in 2016-2017.
Date:
06/04/2016

British Academy research grant for 'Magnanimity: An Intellectual History'

British Academy research grant for 'Magnanimity: An Intellectual History'
Description
Dr Sophia Vasalou has been awarded a British Academy research grant, for her project 'Magnanimity: An Intellectual History'.
Date:
06/04/2016

Tricked by memory

Tricked by memory
Description
Videos of three talks delivered during the Arts and Science Festival 2016 as part of the event "Tricked by Memory".
Date:
06/04/2016

Passover in 2016: reflecting on the current refugee crisis

Passover in 2016: reflecting on the current refugee crisis
Description
Dr Charlotte Hempel presents the latest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
31/03/2016

PERFECT talks: April and May

PERFECT talks: April and May
Description
Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in April and May 2016.
Date:
22/03/2016

Pickthall's translation of the Qur'an: an analysis of some selected verses on women

Pickthall's translation of the Qur'an: an analysis of some selected verses on women
Description
Public lecture by Dr Haifaa Jawad at the Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham.
Date:
15/03/2016
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