Events Archive

Royal Court theatre

Islam: What's the Big Idea at the Royal Court Theatre **Free admission to Muslim Institute Fellows**

Monday, 28 Oct 2013 6:15pm
Rania Hafez, Aamer Hussein, Khyle Alexander Raja and Ziauddin Sardar (Chair) explore Islam as a faith looking at Sunni and Shi’a identities to ask how we define Islam today. Rania Hafez is a writer and academic. She is senior ...
The Royal Regency, London

Are Muslims Empowered by Knowledge?

Saturday, 19 Oct 2013 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Read! In the name of your Lord (Quran 96:1) In today’s society, Muslim participation and intellectual achievement is at an all time low. Our influence and presence in the circles of wider society are rarely found, so what is holding ...
Nour Festival of Arts

From Sindbad to Sci-fi: Reimagining Arab Science Fiction

Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Science fiction has continually evolved to reflect the impact of science, technology and socio-political change on ourselves and our globalised societies. For hundreds of years, epic writers such as Ibn al-Nafis explored new ideas by posing ...

Singapore launch of CM07: Muslim Archipelago

Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 7:30pm to 10:00pm
The latest issue of Critical Muslim will be launched in Singapore on Wednesday 11 September 2013, 7.30pm - 10pm at Select Books, 51 Armenian Street. The launch will be accompanied by a seminar entitled ...
Rich Mix

Private Invitation - A Tour and Q&A at Soul In The Machine, 31.07.13

Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 6:45pm to 8:15pm
Following the dynamic live arts launch of artist Khyle Alexander Raja's bold new exhibition, Soul In The Machine, this July 31st, Soul City Arts & The Leaf Network are excited to present the next insightful event of this visual ...
Brunel University

Law, Religion & LGBT rights: Revisiting Christian and Islamic legal traditions regarding sexuality"

Friday, 5 Jul 2013 10:30am to 7:00pm
Brunel University is organising a Day Conference on " Law, Religion & LGBT rights: Revisiting Christian and Islamic legal traditions regarding sexuality" and involves a number of non-UK speakers from South Asia and the US. It ...

Soul in the Machine by Khyle Alexander Raja

Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Khyle Alexander Raja announces the private launch of his first London, solo exhibition, Soul In The Machine, on Thursday July 4th at The Rich Mix in Shoreditch. The exhibition is being supported by the Arts Council ...
Muslim Institute

Loving Ourselves Amidst the Bruises - A Conversation | Reading | Q & A with Mark Gonzales

Friday, 21 Jun 2013 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Muslim Institute is excited to announce an exclusive evening of poetry and discussion with Mark Gonzales on Friday 21 June 6.30pm - 8.30pm at the Muslim Institute office. In the midst of a city navigating abused love, aerosol streets ...

The Muslim Institute Annual Ibn Rushd Lectures - Ibn Rushd: A Man for Our Times?

Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The global history of ideas includes a handful of names whose contributions have stood the test of time: among those most celebrated is the twelfth century Muslim polymath Abu 'l-Walid Muhammad ibn Ahmad ibn Rushd (1126-1198), known to the ...

Talk at City Circle on CM06: Reclaiming Al-Andalus

Friday, 31 May 2013 6:45pm to 8:30pm
Ziauddin Sardar, Robin Yassin-Kassab and Nazry Bahrawi will discuss the latest issue of Critical Muslim: Reclaiming Al-Andalus at City Circle, 6.45-8.30pm Venue: Abrar House, 45 Crawford Place, W1H 4LP