Events Archive

Park Theatre, London

Muslim Institute post-play discussion: Hurling Rubble at the Sun / Hurling Rubble at the Moon by Avaes Mohammad

Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 10:15pm to 11:00pm
Poet, Playwright, Performer and Muslim Institute Fellow Avaes Mohammad's searing double-bill 'Hurling Rubble at the Sun' and 'Hurling Rubble at the Moon' started its run on 14 May 2015 at Park Theatre in London. An ...

Muslims and Trust: Panel discussion at Bradford Literature Festival

Saturday, 16 May 2015 11:00am
Muslim Institute co-director Hassan Mahamdallie discusses Muslims and Trust with Yasmin Alibhai Brown and Sayeeda Warsi as part of the Bradford Literature Festival. Join them at Bradford College, David Hockney Building on 16 May 2015, 11am ...

Everything You Wanted to Ask About Islam But Never Dared! Ziauddin Sardar at Bradford Literature Festival

Friday, 15 May 2015 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Love it or loathe it, these days Islam is a religion you just can’t get away from. Our TV screens are full of barbaric acts committed in its name and yet most Muslims will tell you it is a religion of peace. So where do these ...
Senate House, London

Mecca: The Sacred City - panel discussion with Ziauddin Sardar

Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join British Muslims for Secular Democracy for a lively discussion of Professor Ziauddin Sardar's latest book Mecca: The Sacred City. Speakers: Ziauddin Sardar is an internationally renowned writer, broadcaster and cultural ...
CAN Mezzanine, Old Street

Muslim Institute one-day conference: Cultures of Intolerance

Saturday, 28 Mar 2015 10:00am to 5:30pm
The shockwave caused by the murders at Charlie Hebdo and the kosher supermarket in Paris in January by men claiming to represent al-Qaeda in Yemen continues to be felt. The aftermath of the massacre saw millions march in France under the banner ...
Marchmont Community Centre

Ziauddin Sardar discusses Mecca: the Sacred City

Saturday, 7 Mar 2015 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Ziauddin Sardar will discuss his new book Mecca: The Sacred City. He will read excerpts, introduce the history of the city of Mecca in his unique and engaging critical style. This will be followed by a Q&A and book ...
Institute of Economic Affairs

Book Launch: Early Islam and the Birth of Capitalism

Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 6:30pm
Join Benedikt Koehler for a talk and drinks reception to launch his new book Early Islam and the Birth of Capitalism. This fascinating publication proposes a strikingly original thesis - that capitalism first emerged in Arabia, not in ...
Sarum College, Salisbury

Acts of Imagination: Muslim Institute Winter Gathering 2014

Friday, 5 Dec to Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 9:00am to 11:00pm
Fellows and friends of the Muslim Institute are invited to book their places now for the Sixth Muslim Institute Winter Gathering (PLEASE NOTE: ACCOMMODATION AT SARUM COLLEGE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED AND THOSE WHO HAVE NOT YET REGISTERED MUST MAKE ...
Rich Mix, London

Bangladesh Graphic Novels Exhibition

Wednesday, 26 Nov to Sunday, 14 Dec 2014 10:00am to 10:00pm
An Exhibition of the untold story of the Bangladeshi Grapic scene.

Adoption from a Muslim Perspective

Friday, 7 Nov 2014 2:15pm to 3:30pm
The Coram-Harrow adoption partnership is holding a special event for those interested in adoption from a Muslim perspective. There will be an introduction to Coram’s adoption services, a short talk from an adoptive mother who is Muslim and ...