Seminars: Trinity Term 2018

2018 - Trinity Term: The following seminars will be held at Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Road, during Trinity Term 2018 on Wednesdays at 5.00 pm unless otherwise indicated. All welcome.

Mohammed Marmaduke Pickthall: Qur’an Translator and Novelist

Dr Peter Clark, SOAS, University of London

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Recognising the True Lord: A Confucian Approach to Islamic Theology in the Writings of the Chinese Muslim Scholar Liu Zhi

Dr James Frankel, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Al-Azhar and the Ulama

Professor Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen, University of Copenhagen

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Speculative Men: Thinking Analogically about Islam and Christian Sectarianism in Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century England

Professor Ros Ballaster, University of Oxford

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

1918: The Fall of the Ottomans and the Beginning of a Century of Conflict

Professor Eugene Rogan, University of Oxford

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

The Formation of a Turco-Islamic World Region in and around the Qipchaq Steppe in the Early Modern Age

Dr Joo-Yup Lee, University of Toronto

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

The Intersection between Science, Philosophy, and the Islamic Theological and Legal Discourse in Medically Defining Death

Dr Rafaqat Rashid, Al Balagh Academy

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Humanitarianism, Gender and Religion in Forced Migration

Dr Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, University of Oxford

Wednesday, 13 June 2018