Call for Applications - Visiting Research Fellowship 2016

The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies and Zentrum Moderner Orient are inviting applications as Visiting Researchers for the calendar year of 2016. We are interested in attracting outstanding researchers who are engaged in research projects that are relevant to the respective research profiles at ZMO and BGSMCS.


"Shifting the Gaze: A Plea for Other Questions"

"Can Islam be reformed? Can it fit in with the secular orders of European societies? Are Muslims integrated into Europe? Can't Muslims take a joke? These are however the wrong questions, since they fail to recognise, let alone break down, the hegemonic framework within which they are posed; a framework that measures the compatibility, or lack of it, of Muslims with a liberal and secular order," argues Shirin Amir-Moazami in her recent article in the "Eutopia: Ideas for Europe Magazine"

Doctoral Students' Blog


Masouda Stelzer: "Frisch nach Deutschland umgezogen"

An inner monologue by Masouda Stelzer. Presented at the Long Night of Science 2015 during the presentation „Das wird man wohl noch sagen dürfen!“