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Launch of “The Zaydi Manuscript Tradition: A Digital Portal.” (11 Apr 2017 | New York, New York)

The Institute of Advanced Study’s launch event of “The Zaydi Manuscript Tradition: A Digital Portal” will be on April 11, 2017 at the residence of… Read More

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ILSP: SHARIAsource Fellow’s Lecture :: Mubasher Hussain :: Shah Waliullah Dehlavi and His Neglected Views on Islamic Law (17 April 2017 | Cambridge, MA).

Join a lunch discussion with Dr. Mubasher Hussain on his current research. Dr. Hussain is an ILSP: SHARIAsource Fulbright Fellow, and Head of the Sirah… Read More

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ILSP: SHARIAsource Fellow’s Lecture :: Sohaira Siddiqui :: The Transformation of Anglo-Muhammadan Law: Muslims on British Benches (25 Apr 2017 | Cambridge, MA).

Professor Siddiqui will discuss the rise and implementation of Anglo-Muhammadan law in British India. Most characterizations of Anglo-Muhammadan law depict it as a colonial legal… Read More

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… Read More

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Forum at HKS :: A Conversation with Khizr Khan

Forum at HKS :: A Conversation with Khizr Khan Khizr Khan, Constitutional Rights Advocate Intisar Rabb, Moderator; Founding Editor, SHARIAsource; Professor of Law, HLS Wed,… Read More

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Lunch Discussion :: Prosecuting Radicalization

Professor Amna Akbar, Assistant Professor of Law, The Ohio State UniversityFri, Feb 17 | 12.00-1.00p | WCC 3016 Join a lunch discussion with Professor Amna… Read More

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2017 International Meeting in Mexico City

Registration for the 2017 International Meeting in Mexico City is now open. Register and get other attendance planning information at www.lawandsociety.org/MexicoCity2017/2017-attendance.html.    The Islamic Law and Society… Read More

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Public Lecture :: Egypt: Unfinished Revolution?

Public Lecture :: Egypt: Unfinished Revolution? Jack Shenker, Journalist; author, The Egyptians: A Radical History of Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution Khaled Fahmy, Shawwaf Visiting Professor of Modern… Read More

Comparative Constitutional Law in South Asia: Sources, Methods, and Applications

This session explores the study of comparative constitutional law in South Asia through presentations that draw on a diverse range of sources, methodologies, and approaches… Read More

Islamic Law Teaching in the 21st Century Global Law School

Professors Intisar Rabb of Harvard Law School, Shaheen Sardar Ali of the University of Warwick School of Law, Mark Cammack of Southwestern Law School, Haider Hamoudi of… Read More