Saturday, 25 Feb to Sunday, 26 Feb 2017 10:00am to 2:00pm
Human Rights Action Centre, Amnesty International, London
The British Islam Conference, organised by New Horizons, is back again with keynote speaker Karen Armstrong OBE making a special appearance. The weekend bonanza promotes collaboration and thinking around the idea of a British Islam and encourages the development of British Muslim thought, identity and culture; a
Join our special guests for a dialogue examining gender and sexuality in relation to Islam. Panelists Leyla Jagiella and Samia Rahman discuss the diversity of gender and sexual identity from Muslim perspectives.
Fellows and friends of the Muslim Institute are invited to book their places now for the Eighth Annual Muslim Institute Winter Gathering. This year the theme is 'Blessed are the Innovators'. Speakers and sessions will explore the extent to which innovation has enabled Islam and Muslims to flourish in diverse contemporary contexts.
In a world increasingly marked by apathy, parochialism, rampant consumerism and extremism, the Muslim Institute asks whether we are witnessing a spiritual crisis of our times.
Speakers will look at the once-thriving influence of spirituality that still exists in Muslim communities and explore whether the reclamation of the spiritual heart of Islam can not only regenerate such communities from within but also play a part in enabling wider society to recover its own soul.
Saturday, 19 Mar to Sunday, 20 Mar 2016 10:00am to 5:00pm
The British Islam Conference is presented to you by New Horizons in British Islam and aims to bring together people that are working to advance inclusive, forward-looking visions of Islam, visions that are rooted in the British context. We hope the event will help in generating new ideas and create debate, discussion and dissemination of those ideas.
The Muslim Institute is delighted to host a launch event for CM17: Extreme.
To celebrate Critical Muslim's new online digital subscription facility, offering access to over 350 articles from the CM archive, Fellows, friends and subscribers are invited to meet the team behind Critical Muslim at the launch of the latest issue.
Friday, 27 Nov to Sunday, 29 Nov 2015 4:00pm to 2:00pm
Sarum College, Salisbury
Fellows and friends of the Muslim Institute are invited to book their places now for the Seventh Annual Muslim Institute Winter Gathering This year the theme is 'The Power of the Word' and keynote speaker Jeremy Henzell-Thomas will consider this very concept. Other sessions will explore words that destroy, words that heal, and the word of God. A writer in residence will document the weekend's discussion and we are proposing a copy clinic for budding journalists who wish to have their work critiqued.