Events Archive

Burma's Rohingya: A panel discussion

Monday, 16 Jul 2012 6:30pm to 7:30pm
The recent developments in Myanmar (Burma) have captured the attention and interest of governments and policy makers around the world. Governments like the US, UK and the EU have eased sanctions, high level diplomatic missions have met ...

An evening in memory of the legendary Urdu poet Asrarul Haq Majaaz

Friday, 13 Jul 2012 6:30pm
AMU ALUMNI ASSOCIATION (UK) in collaboration with The Nehru Centre, London Presents An evening in memory of the legendary Urdu poet Asrarul Haq Majaaz & Book Launch: Majaaz Aur Uski Shaayeri Edited by Salman ...

The History of Mela: Talk by Irna Qureshi & 'Coming of Age' Photography Exhibition

Friday, 13 Jul 2012 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Irna Qureshi - author of the book about the 'Coming of Age' photography exhibition by Tim Smith - talks about the history of Mela that inspired the exhibition. *Coming of Age: 21 years of Mela in the UK* Exhibition by Tim Smith ...

Clive Stafford-Smith with Jon Snow at the Southbank Centre

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 8:15pm
Come see Reprieve's Director Clive Stafford Smith talk about his new book, Injustice, with Reprieve patron and journalist Jon Snow. Time: 8.15pm, 11 July 2012 Place: Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre Throughout his career, ...

Clive Stafford-Smith with Jon Snow at the Southbank Centre

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 8:15pm
Come see Reprieve's Director Clive Stafford Smith talk about his new book, Injustice, with Reprieve patron and journalist Jon Snow. Time: 8.15pm, 11 July 2012 Place: Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre Throughout his career, ...

Insight with Maajid Nawaz: My Journey from Islamist Extremism to a Democratic Awakening

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 7:00pm to 8:30pm
A 33-year-old British Pakistani who grew up in Essex, Maajid Nawaz was recruited into political Islam as a teenager. He joined Hizb al-Tahrir (the Liberation Party) where he played a central role in the shaping and dissemination of ...

Five Weeks in Palestine

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 7:00pm
An illustrated talk by Muslim Institute Fellow M A Qavi on Wednesday 11th July 2012 at Friends House Euston at 7pm. Indian by birth, Muslim by tradition and Quaker by inclination, Qavi has made many visits to Palestine. The last two of ...

Migration in Times of Economic Crises

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 9:00am
‘Migration in times of economic crises’ is a one-day interdisciplinary postgraduate colloquium which aims to reflect on the challenges facing those who take part in any form of transnational migration, during times of economic ...

In conversation with Hamid Dabashi: The Arab Spring - The End of Postcolonialism

Monday, 9 Jul 2012 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Renowned author and academic Hamid Dabashi will be joining the Frontline Club to share his reflections on the Arab Spring that challenge current thinking about 'the Middle East' and propose a re-imagining of the moral ...

Iran: The Next War in the Middle East?

Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Will the dispute over Iran's potential nuclear proliferation lead to war? Suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users: #lseIran This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, ...