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.
News Each year the Law School awards several prizes for the best papers written by Harvard Law School students in particular areas of the law.
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.