Events POSTPONED :: Fellow’s Lecture :: The Trial of a Heretic (Muslim Toledo, 11th Century): Judicial Procedure and Political Context Professor Fierro is one of the leading Islamic law scholars in the world working on Andalusian Islamic courts. In this talk she will discuss her current documentary research on a significant judicial figure in Andalucia.
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.
News 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.
News SHARIAsource Editor Will Smiley served as discussant for a thematic conversation on “International Law, Sovereignty and Subjecthood in the Late Ottoman Empire.”
News MLTalks Series at MIT: Intisar Rabb and Manal Omar in Conversation with Ethan Zuckerman Ethan Zuckerman framed the conversation with HLS Professor and SHARIAsource Editor-in-Chief Intisar Rabb and USIP VP for the Middle East Manal Omar discussion within a larger approach of the Media Lab’s aim to engage in solution-making discussions from a techno-social perspective.