Events Archive

National Maritime Museum

Muslims at Sea: From Barbary Pirates to Brick Lane: National Maritime Museum & Muslim Institute study day

Saturday, 10 Sep 2016 11:00am to 4:00pm
Although their presence in Britain goes back into history, traces of the lives of Muslim Britons in museum archives and exhibitions are rare. The National Maritime Museum recently discovered 2,000 photographic records of Bangladeshi ships cooks ...
Manchester

Islam, Gender and Sexuality

Saturday, 27 Aug 2016 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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. Leyla Jagiella is a ...
Art Workers' Guild Hall, London

The Muslim Institute Fourth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture 'Finding the Oldest Qur'an in the World?' by Dr Alba Fedeli

Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The Muslim Institute's Fourth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture takes place on Wednesday 1 June 2016, 6.00 to 9.00 pm In this fourth Annual Ibn Rushd lecture, to be held at at the illustrious Art Workers' Guild Hall in London, Dr ...
Bradford

Bradford Literature Festival

Friday, 20 May to Sunday, 29 May 2016 9:30am
The Bradford Literature Festival is back, celebrating the written and spoken word and showcasing the intimate relationship between words and art forms such as film, theatre and music, set against the city’s distinctive backdrop. With over ...
Bookmarks Bookshop

Critical Muslim: Free-thinking in Extreme Times

Wednesday, 4 May 2016 6:30pm
Critical Muslim is pleased to be hosting an exciting event with Bookmarks Bookshop, Bloomsbury. London. Critical Muslim: Free-thinking in Extreme Times. With Ziauddin Sardar (CM editor), Sindre Bangstad (CM contributor Norway) Nimra ...
CAN Mezzanine, Old Street

Muslim Institute one-day conference: The Spiritual Crisis of Our Times

Saturday, 30 Apr 2016 9:00am to 5:00pm
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 ...
Coventry

British Islam Conference

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. ...
Manchester, London, Birmingham

The Crows Plucked Your Sinews

Saturday, 5 Mar 2016 7:30pm
The Crows Plucked Your Sinews, a one-woman show written and directed by Muslim Institute co-director Hassan Mahamdallie, performed by multi-talented poet, writer and performer, Yusra Warsama, tours the UK in early 2016 following it’s ...
CAN Mezzanine, Old Street

Book Launch - Critical Muslim 17: Extreme

Friday, 22 Jan 2016 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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 ...
Sarum College, Salisbury

'The Power of the Word': Muslim Institute Winter Gathering 2015

Friday, 27 Nov to Sunday, 29 Nov 2015 4:00pm to 2:00pm
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 ...