Translating Indian Muslim Thinkers: Ömer Rıza Doğrul and the forging of a post-pan-islamist republican Islam

A seminar with Professor Nathalie Clayer, École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS). Free admission and open for all. Time and place:Mar. 3, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud.6 Add to calendar Ömer Rıza was one of the most prolific authors of books on Islamic religion in the new Turkish […]

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Transforming Femininities in Saudi Arabia: Space, power and ‘reform’

A seminar with Amélie Le Renard, The French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and a member of Centre Maurice Halbwachs. Free admission and open for all. Time and place: Mar. 2, 2017 02:15 PM – 04:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 6 Add to calendar In the 2000s, the Saudi government has promoted a new role […]

   Sem Sælands vei 7
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Disputas: Engelsk modernitet på 1600-tallet ble formet av møte med “indianere” i Virginia, USA

Master Tony Joakim Sandset ved Institutt for kulturstudier og orientalske språk vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden philosophiae doctor (ph.d.): Time and Translation: The formation of temporalities and early modern ethnography in Theodore de Bry’s A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia Tid og sted: 24. feb. 2017 09:15, Auditorium 2, Helga […]

    Helga Engs hus, 0371 Oslo
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The Iraqi Origins of the Islamic State

A seminar with Dr Truls Hallberg Tønnessen, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI).Free admission and open for all.Time and place: Feb. 17, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud.6 Add to calendar The predecessor of the group current known as the Islamic State, al-Qaida in Iraq, was founded by foreign veterans from the conflict […]

    Moltke Moes vei 31, Oslo
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