Events Archive


Creative Writing Roadtrip Through Bosnia

Thursday, 7 Sep to Sunday, 17 Sep 2017 9:00am
Come join us on a creative writing roadtrip in this beautiful corner of the Balkans. Together with Medina Whiteman, published poet and songstress extraordinaire who has written for Critical Muslim, we will explore not only the lush greenery, ...
National Maritime Museum

Muslims at Sea: A Journey into the Archive at the National Maritime Museum

Monday, 4 Sep 2017 10:00am to 12:30pm
After the success of last year's National Maritime Museum and Muslim Institute Study Day Lascars: Muslims at Sea, we are excited to announce a similar event on 4 September 2017, to coincide with Eid-ul-Adha. Muslims at Sea: A Journey into ...

Bradford Literature Festival 2017

Friday, 30 Jun to Sunday, 9 Jul 2017 9:00am
Muslim Institute and Critical Muslim are delighted to be cultural partners of Bradford Literature Festival, hailed as one of the most inspirational festivals in the UK. With over 300 events packed into iconic venues across 10 days, it is a ...
St John's Waterloo

Waterloo Festival - Endangered Spaces: Christian-Muslim Relations in a Divided World

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 7:00pm
Christian-Muslim relations are under the spotlight like never before. Sacred spaces and values are shared up and down the country. But what will happen to these spaces now that the heinous cycle of terrorism - supposedly in the name of Islam - ...
Southbank Centre

Karachi Literature Festival at London's Southbank Centre

Saturday, 20 May 2017 9:00am to 6:00pm
Get involved in this lively celebration of literature, taking place outside of Pakistan for the first time. Karachi Literature Festival (KLF) draws thousands of visitors to a host of events overlooking Chinna creek, exploring literature and ...
Rabbits Road Institute

Maghreb Cine presents Shouf Shouf Habibi!

Thursday, 11 May 2017 6:30pm
Maghreb Cine's fourth screening is the classic Dutch comedy Shouf Shouf Habibi! (Hush Hush Baby!), directed by Albert ter Heerdt. An immigrant family living in the Netherlands attempts to assert itself and find its way in Dutch society. ...
Art Workers' Guild Hall, London

The Muslim Institute Fifth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The Muslim Institute's Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture takes place on Tuesday 9 May 2017, 6.00 to 9.00 pm. In this Fifth Annual Ibn Rushd lecture, to be held at the illustrious Art Workers' Guild Hall in London, Lord Bhikhu Parekh ...
Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp

Postnormal Times, 2017, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp

Friday, 28 Apr to Sunday, 17 Sep 2017 9:00am
Ziauddin Sardar's Centre for Postnormal Policy & Future Studies invites Fellows and friends of the Muslim Institute to view the installation Postnormal Times, 2017, currently showing at the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, in ...
Human Rights Action Centre, Amnesty International, London

The British Islam Conference

Saturday, 25 Feb to Sunday, 26 Feb 2017 10:00am to 2:00pm
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 ...
The Place, London

Taha Ghauri: The Devil's Workshop

Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 8:00pm
If you thought that religious doctrine was for the unthinking and uneducated majority, think again. Join a young man on a twisted search for truth. A contemporary dance standup comedy at The Place in London. “A ...