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Gender Justice and Women’s Rights Activism within an Islamic Framework

Please join us for a Skype discussion over coffee and bagels with leading Malaysian activist and Muslim feminist Zainah Anwar on the topic of women’s rights activism in Muslim contexts and her work currently leading the Musawah global movement for equality in the Muslim family. Read More

Using Corpus Analysis to Study Media Discourse: Islamic Marriage Reform in India and Pakistan

Research Methods Talk :: Using Corpus Analysis to Study Media Discourse: Comparing Discussions of Islamic Marriage Reform in India and Pakistan Sharon Tai, Research Editor,… Read More

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Information Session :: CMES January 2017 Travel Research Grant

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is offering two winter term travel research grants in the amount of $3,000 for Harvard College undergraduates, or graduate students at any Harvard School, engaging in research in the Arabian Peninsula. Visit this information session to learn more about how to apply. Read More

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Workshop Talk :: Constitutional Design without Constitutional Moments: Lessons from Religiously-Divided Societies

Presented at the International and Comparative Law Workshop, convened by Professors Intisar Rabb and William Alford. Presenter: Asli Bâli, UCLA School of Law and Center for Near Eastern Studies Read More

HLS Lambda Conference

HLS Lambda’s LGBTQ Advocacy Conference, “Incomplete Justice: The Ongoing Struggle for LGBTQ Equality in Our Local Communities,” will include a panel on “Battling Homophobia in the Muslim Community,” moderated by Professor Kristen Stilt, Faculty Director for ILSP: Law and Social Change. Read More

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Workshop Talk :: The Other Pakistan: Special Laws, Diminished Citizenship, and the Gathering Storm

Presented at the International and Comparative Law Workshop, convened by Professors Intisar Rabb and William Alford. Presenter: Osama Siddique, Harvard Law School, Law and Policy Research Network Read More

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Workshop Talk :: Religious Law in Comparative Law

Presented at the International and Comparative Law Workshop, convened by Professors Intisar Rabb and William Alford. Presenter: Ralf Michaels, Duke University Law School Read More

Public Discourse and the Internet

Intisar Rabb, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Faculty Director, SHARIAsource Jonathan Zittrain, Co-Founder, Director, and Faculty Chair, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society… Read More

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ILSP/SHARIAsource Open House

Come learn from ILSP/SHARIAsource, a new initiative at Harvard Law School’s Islamic Legal Studies Program, which offers content and context on Islamic law. ILSP/SHARIAsource will… Read More

Islamic Law’s Duty to Fight: Claiming Jurisdiction over Jihad

Adnan Zulfiqar, Sharswood Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Law School Wed, Sep 21 | 5.00-7.00p Presented at the International and Comparative Law Workshop, convened by Professors… Read More