Events archive

MEC Seminar
Fadi Bardawil, Duke University, Nadia Bou Ali
22 June 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Virtual: Zoom Webinar
**I regret to inform that tomorrow’s above webinar is cancelled due to a Covid breakout. We do hope to be able to reschedule this meeting for next term** A fortnightly seminar on political thought... Read more
MEC Seminar
Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Northwestern University, Rushain Abbasi, Stanford University,
15 June 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual: Zoom Webinar
A fortnightly seminar on political thought hosted by the Middle East Centre at St. Antony's College, Oxford. Convened by Faisal Devji (St Antony's College) and Usaama al-Azami (St.Antony's College).... Read more
MEC Seminar
Maria Malmström, Lund University, Usaama al-Azami, University of Oxford
25 May 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual: Zoom Webinar
A fortnightly seminar on political thought hosted by the Middle East Centre at St. Antony's College, Oxford. Convened by Faisal Devji (St Antony's College) and Usaama al-Azami (St.Antony's College).... Read more
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Janet O’Brien, The Courtauld , Azfar Moin, University of Texas-Austin
27 April 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual: Zoom Webinar
A fortnightly seminar on political thought hosted by the Middle East Centre at St. Antony's College, Oxford. Convened by Faisal Devji (St Antony's College) and Usaama al-Azami (St.Antony's College).... Read more
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Mohammad Fadel (University of Toronto) , Lena Salaymeh (University of Oxford)
9 March 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 5 - Law Mohammad Fadel (University of Toronto) speaking on ‘The Protean Sovereign of Sunni Law’ Lena Salaymeh (University of Oxford) speaking on ‘Reconsidering the Political in Premodern... Read more
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Nesrine Badawi (American University in Cairo) , Murad Idris (University of Michigan
23 February 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 4 - Violence Nesrine Badawi (American University in Cairo) speaking on ‘Debating Militancy in the Modern World’ Murad Idris (University of Michigan) speaking on ‘Theorizing Colonialism,... Read more
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Neguin Yavari (University of Leipzig) , Samy Ayoub (University of Texas-Austin)
9 February 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 3 - Sovereignty Neguin Yavari (University of Leipzig) speaking on ‘Islamic imperatives and Islamic rulers’ Samy Ayoub (University of Texas-Austin) speaking on ‘Law and the Exercise of Power:... Read more
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Madawi al-Rasheed (LSE) , Pascal Menoret (Brandeis University)
26 January 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 2 - Religion Madawi al-Rasheed (LSE) speaking on ‘Islamic Reform in Saudi Arabia between “the Violence of the Minority and the Apathy of the Majority”’ Pascal Menoret (Brandeis University)... Read more
Elizabeth Alexandrin (University of Manitoba), Hüseyin Yilmaz (George Mason University)
12 January 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 1 - Caliphate Elizabeth Alexandrin (University of Manitoba) speaking on ‘Empire of the End Time: Fāṭimid Sovereignties in the 4th Century AH/11th Century CE’ Hüseyin Yilmaz (George Mason... Read more