Feb 2019

01 Feb 2019


Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies

Friday, February 1, 2019 (All day)
Granda Spain
Sponsored By: 
Center for the Study of Mediterranean Dialogues

The Center for the Study of Mediterranean Dialogues (Granada, Spain) is now accepting applications for the 2019 one-week intensive summer school entitled Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies. The dates are June 16 - 22, 2019.

The summer school, now in its seventh year, has established itself as the primary centre in the world for Critical Muslim Studies. The school welcomes participations from Muslim and non-Muslim heritages and associations. The seminar will be held in the Escuela de Estudios Arabes.

15 Feb 2019


Book Discussion: Islam After Communism

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
4217 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh, 230 South Boquet Street
Sponsored By: 

Educators and librarians are invited to participate in the CERIS Spring 2019 Book discussion on Feb 15, 2019. Dinner at 5 PM and discussion to follow at 6 PM.
We will discuss Islam After Communism by Adeeb Khalid. The book was selected and the discussion will be led by Dr. James Pickett, Assistant Professor of History, University of Pittsburgh. To participate please register at http://www.cerisnet.org/resource/faculty-readers-forum.

Elaine Linn, eel58@pitt.edu

28 Feb 2019


New mosques, new neighbors? The domestication of Islam and the politics of proximity, presented by Patricia Ehrkamp.

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
602 Cathedral of Learning
Sponsored By: 
Global Studies Center

Speaker: Patricia Ehrkamp, University of Kentucky Department of Geography.

Veronica Dristas