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Report from the Muslim Art Conference

Report from the Muslim Art Conference

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Doctoral researcher Nubla Mohamed reports on the Muslim Art Conference held at the University of Birmingham in September.
Date:
11/10/2017
Saudi decree allowing women to drive cars is about politics, not religion

Saudi decree allowing women to drive cars is about politics, not religion

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Dr Haifaa Jawad writes for The Conversation.
Date:
29/09/2017
Shia Marriage Practices: Karbala as lieux de mémoire in London

Shia Marriage Practices: Karbala as lieux de mémoire in London

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Dr Yafa Shanneik's latest article on Shia marriage practices is published online in the journal 'Social Sciences'.
Date:
13/09/2017
Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes

Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes

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Apply for a Birmingham Fellowship and join our sector-leading programme.
Date:
01/03/2017
Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham

Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham

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Muslim students at the University of Birmingham welcomed all to go and learn more about their faith, at Islam Awareness week. They want to quash misconceptions people have of their religion
Date:
24/02/2017
Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS

Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS

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Dr Katherine Brown's work is heavily cited in The Independent's article 'Women who are captured by Isis and kept as slaves endure more than just sexual violence'
Date:
02/12/2016
Exploring Radicalisation and Securitisation

Exploring Radicalisation and Securitisation

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The Department of Theology and Religion is pleased to announce this call for abstracts for participation in a sysmposium and consequent Special Edition in The Journal of Muslims in Europe.
Date:
30/11/2016
POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

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Dr Katherine Brown contributes to a recent public policy briefing from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST).
Date:
07/06/2016
Women and ISIS

Women and ISIS

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Katherine Brown opens up the conversation on women and ISIS in a series of panels, talks, and lectures.
Date:
06/06/2016
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
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