Events Archive

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.
Harrow

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 ...
SOAS

Inclusivity and Inclusive Worship: The Key to Islamic Reform

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 1:00pm to 2:00pm
In this day and age, mainstream Islamic discourse is characterised by conservatism. The Inclusive Mosque Initiative (IMI) takes as a central premise the stance that this attitude is due to a sense of exclusivism which is not essentially Islamic. ...
Rich Mix, London

Muslim Institute Benefit Evening at Rich Mix

Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 7:00pm to 10:00pm
On Tuesday 30th September Rich Mix will host a very special evening of live music, spoken word and eclectic jams to raise funds for both the Muslim Institute and resident company Numbi Arts! The evening will include a ...
Bradford

Bradford Literature Festival

Friday, 26 Sep to Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 9:00am
The Bradford Literature Festival, will celebrate the written and spoken word and showcase the intimate relationship between words and art forms such as film, theatre and music, set against the city’s distinctive backdrop. With over 25 ...
MUJU

MUJU 48 hour Peace Lab

Sunday, 24 Aug to Monday, 25 Aug 2014 10:00am to 6:00pm
The MUJU Crew bring Muslims and Jews together through a shared passion for creating art. We believe this process creates a context of honesty, trust and respect that breaks down barriers and allows for open conversations. MUJU is ...