On Thursday 30 October Jonathan Brown will give a masterclass entitled "The Challenge of Equity and Justice in the Shariah." MA and PhD students from Leiden and elsewhere are invited to apply. Deadline: Friday 24 October. This masterclass is organised by LUCIS in cooperation with GLASS (Global Asia Scholar Series). Time: 12.00-15.00 hrs. Location: Johan Huizinga Building , room 008B, Leiden University.
Thu 30 Oct 2014, 17-19 hrs | LUCIS/GLASS Lecture Jonathan Brown | Scripture in Contemporary Muslim Politics
On Thursday 30 October, Jonathan Brown will give a LUCIS/GLASS lecture entitled "The Role of Scripture in Contemporary Muslim Politics." This lecture is organised by LUCIS in cooperation with GLASS (Global Asia Scholar Series). Time: 17.00-19.00 hours. Location: Lipsius Building, Cleveringaplaats 1, room 227.
Friday 31 Oct 2014, 11-13 hrs | LUCIS/GLASS Faculty Roundtable with Jonathan Brown | Who Owns the Canon?
On Friday 31 October, Jonathan Brown will lead a LUCIS/GLASS faculty roundtable discussion entitled "Who Owns the Canon?". This roundtable is organised by LUCIS in cooperation with GLASS (Global Asia Scholar Series). Panelists: Jonathan Brown, Jonathan Silk, Ineke Sluiter and Kiri Paramore. Chair: Petra Sijpesteijn. Time: 11.00-13.00 hrs. Location: Heinsius room, Leiden University Library. Everyone is invited to join!
The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies, funded by the German federal and state governments’ Excellence Initiative, will admit up to fifteen PhD students to its doctoral programme, which is to begin on 1 October 2015. Up to ten of these candidates will receive a Graduate School grant; the other candidates will be supported in their search for funding. The application deadline is 15 November 2014.
16 okt. 2014 - 20 jan. 2015 | UB, tentoonstellingsruimte
Nieuwe artikelen Leiden Islam Blog | over takiyya, Paradijsbestormers en over een islamitische school in Heemskerk
Lees hier de laatste drie artikelen die op het Leiden Islam Blog zijn verschenen: Olly Akkerman over de toepassing van takiyya door sjiietische Bohra's in India, Floor van der Meulen over the making of haar documentaire Paradijsbestormers, en Marietje Beemsterboer over het debat over de huisvesting van een islamitische basisschool in Heemskerk.