Events ILSP: SHARIAsource Fellow's Lecture :: Maribel Fierro on The Trial of a Heretic (Muslim Toledo, 11th Century): Judicial Procedure and Political Context (27 Mar 2017 | Cambridge, MA). Maribel Fierro, Senior Research Fellow, ILSP: SHARIAsource; Visiting Scholar, Center for Middle Eastern Studies; Harvard University; Director, El Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales (CSIC) in Madrid, Spain, will be discussing her current research on a significant Andalusian judicial figure during a lunch discussion.
Events Lecture by Sohaira Siddiqui, Policy Fellow, ILSP: SHARIAsource; Assistant Professor of Theology and Islamic Studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Doha, Qatar on her current research over lunch.
Events Lecture by Mubasher Hussain, ILSP: SHARIAsource Fulbright Fellow; Head, Sirah Unit, Islamic Research Institute, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan, on his current research over lunch.
Travel grant ILSP: LSC winter-term travel grants have been awarded to three students for research trips related to work on or the study of Islamic law.
News Digital Islamic Law and History: Resources and Methods The workshop explored new methods for manipulating Islamic historical texts in Arabic through a collaborative platform called Open Arabic, and with new tools for converting Arabic PDFs into OCR documents.