Events Archive

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 ...
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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

MI and IMI discussion: Ex-Muslims

Thursday, 23 May 2013 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Muslim Institute and Inclusive Mosque Initiative introduce a discussion about the phenomenon of leaving Islam and keeping peaceful, respectful and familial relations between Muslims and Ex-Muslims. We'd like to hear ...

MI and IMI discussion: Converts and Reverts

Thursday, 9 May 2013 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Muslim Institute and Inclusive Mosque Initiative introduce this discussion on the place that converts and reverts have in Muslim communities; and indeed where they find themselves in relation to mainstream British ...

Arts-Science Encounters 2013 @ University of Sheffield: Critical Islam, Curiosity and Ethics with Ziauddin Sardar & Robin Yassin-Kassab

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 5:15pm
Curiosity in Islam is intrinsically linked to ethics. This was the argument of the great Andalusian philosophers ibn Rushd and ibn Tufayl. The former wrote a great defence of rationality but made rational inquiry ...

Safra Project and Muslim Institute present: Women's same-sex sexuality and Islam

Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 6:30pm to 8:00pm
The Muslim Institute announces an exclusive talk by Safra Project's Tamsila Tauqir MBE entitled 'Women's same-sex sexuality and Islam'. This presentation will focus on the issues affecting Muslim women with same-sex ...

Inaugural session of the Muslim Institute Student Division

Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Students are invited to join us for the inaugural session of the Muslim Institute Student Division on Thursday 14 March from 6-7.30pm. Come along to find out more about the Muslim Institute and how to become involved. This informal ...

Qur'an and Human Being March Session

Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 6:30pm to 8:00pm
This month, Qur'an and Human Being hopes to engage with the concept of Adam in the Qur'an. Adam is seen as the model of the highest human aspiration which is to achieve a fulfilling life on earth. We will explore how to achieve the ...