News ILSP Paper Prize on Islamic Law for HLS Students Each year the Law School awards several prizes for the best papers written by Harvard Law School students in particular areas of the law.
Events 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.
Call for Papers This May 2017 workshop will bring together experts to exchange ideas as an initial step toward the goal of a broader collaborative research project.
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.