Dates

Feb 04, 2020 | 12:00 PM c.t. - 02:00 PM

Thesis defense by Laura Hindelang

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Hörsaal Raum 010/011 Hittorfstraße 18 14195 Berlin

Jan 15, 2020 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Book Launch: "What is 'Islamic' Art?" with Wendy Shaw

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Lecture Hall Hittorfstraße 18 14195 Berlin

Jan 09, 2020 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Lecture by Patrick Eisenlohr at the IAAW

Media, Felt Citizenship, and Regional Boundaries: Movement as Belonging in the Muslim Indian Ocean

Location: IAAW Room315 (3rd floor) Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Invalidenstraße 118 10115 Berlin

Jan 09, 2020 | 06:00 PM c.t.

"Political Imaginaries of Revolutionary Youth" in Egypt - Lecture by Dina El-Sharnouby

Location: Universität Potsdam Campus Griebnitzsee Haus 7, Raum 2.27

Jan 09, 2020 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

"Korantrinken auf Sansibar" - Talk by Hanna Nieber

Hanna Nieber has completed her dissertation "Drinking the Written Qur'an: Scipture and Healing in Zanzibar Town" at the BGSMCS and is now working as a Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Religious Studies of Univerität Bayreuth. She will present the findings of her anthropological fieldwork as part of the seminar "Koran und Koranexegese" by Dr. Thomas Würtz.

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Institute of Islamic Studies Room 1.2052 Fabeckstraße 23-25 14195 Berlin

Dec 18, 2019 | 02:00 PM c.t. - 04:00 PM

Book Launch with Amy Austin Holmes

 "Coups and Revolutions: Mass Mobilization, the Egyptian Military, and the United States from Mubarak to Sisi"

Location: Raum 323 Garystraße 55 14195 Berlin

Dec 09, 2019 | 04:00 PM

"Affective Regimes in Turkey and Beyond" - Keynote lecture by Yael Navaro

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Seminarzentrum, Raum L113 Otto-von-Simson-Straße 26 14195 Berlin

Dec 05, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Nov 14, 2019 | 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Lecture by Jannis Grimm on "Contentious Politics in Post-Coup Egypt"

Location: Universität Potsdam Campus Griebnitzsee Haus 7, Raum 227

Nov 07, 2019 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Book Launch: "What is 'Islamic' Art?" with Wendy Shaw

Location: Hopscotch Reading Room Kurfürstenstr. 14 (in the yard) 10785 Berlin

Nov 02, 2019 | 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The "Trickster Orchestra" plays in Schöneberg

Location: Apostel-Paulus-Kirche Akazien-/Ecke Grunewaldstraße 10823 Berlin

Sep 28, 2019 | 06:00 PM

We're moving! The library is closed.

Our library is not available until October 8, 2019. From October on, you will find us at Hittorfstraße 18, 14195 Berlin.

Sep 01, 2019 - Oct 08, 2019

Application phase for BGSMCS cohort 2020

The application phase has just begun! Please read our call for applications and get access to our application platform . We look forward to receiving your application!

Aug 26, 2019 - Oct 07, 2019

Book Launch: Frauen im Gespräch über Flucht und Ankommen

Location: Aquarium Südblock Skalitzer Straße 6 10999 Berlin

Jul 13, 2019 | 06:00 PM

Lecture by BGSMCS student Laura Hindelang in Munich

Location: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Institute of Near and Middle Eastern Studies Raum 009 Veterinärstr. 1 80539 München

Jul 11, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t.

World Café: Ways Towards a PhD

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Seminarzentrum L116 Habelschwerdter Allee 45 14195 Berlin

Jul 10, 2019 | 10:00 AM s.t. - 01:00 PM

Workshop "Property and Citizenship: Histories of Contestation and Entitlement"

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

Jul 08, 2019 - Jul 09, 2019

Thesis defense by Rahina Muazu

Rahina Muazus dissertation in the field of Islamic Studies focuses on female Quran reciteres and the "nudity of the female voice".´

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

Jun 26, 2019 | 10:00 AM c.t. - 12:00 PM

Lecture by Danilo Marino on the Arabic Notion of Murūʾa in Medieval Islam

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Holzlaube Room 1.2052 Fabeckstr. 23-25

Jun 25, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Columbus the Muslim - Round Table with Alan Mikhail

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

Jun 24, 2019 | 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Dissertation defense by Michael Saurer

Saurers work deals with "Initiation, Segregation and Negotiation as Key Factors in Coversion Processes between Christians and Muslims in Southwest-Uganda"

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

Jun 17, 2019 | 10:00 AM c.t. - 12:00 PM

BGSMCS takes part in the "Long Night of Science"

Our doctoral students will present their research during the "Long Night of Science" in Berlin. They will give a glimpse on the multifariousness of Muslim life, in Berlin and globally. Click here to see our complete programme.

Location: Fabeckstraße 23/25 14195 Berlin House No. 9c on the map blue Bus Line

Jun 15, 2019 | 05:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Thesis defense by Dunja Rašić

Title of the thesis: "The Banisher of Madness: An Interpretation of Language as the Vessel of All Truth Sacred and Profane in the Teachings of Ibn al-Sarraj of Baghdad"

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

May 28, 2019 | 04:00 PM c.t. - 06:00 PM

Workshop "Putting the Afghan Geniza into Diplomatic Context"

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Holzlaube Room 2.2051 Fabeckstraße 23-25 10557 Berlin

May 23, 2019 | 08:45 AM s.t. - 05:30 PM

Book Presentation: Swahili Muslim Publics and Postcolonial Experience

Location: Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies Altensteinstraße 48 14195 Berlin

May 22, 2019 | 04:00 PM

Aristotle’s Poetics Close Reading Workshop

Location: FU Berlin Fabeckstraße 23/25 Room 2.2051

May 22, 2019 | 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Lecture by Murtala Ibrahim on Shi'i Religious Processins in Northern Nigeria

Location: Freie Universtität Berlin Holzlaube Room 1.2052 Fabeckstr. 23-25

May 21, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Prof. Konrad Hirschler Takes Part in "Episteme in Motion" Lecture Series

Location: SFB-Villa Schwendenerstraße 8 14195 Berlin

May 03, 2019 | 10:00 AM c.t. - 12:00 PM

Lecture “The Prophet’s Finger: A New Perspective on Ibn Taymiyya’s Trials in Damascus and Cairo” by Livnat Holtzman

Guest lecture by Prof. Livnat Holtzman, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Fachbereich Geschichts- u. Kulturwissenschaften Institute of Islamic Studies Room 0.2051 Fabeckstr. 23-25 14195 Berlin

Apr 11, 2019 | 04:00 PM s.t. - 06:00 PM

"Big Data, Big Books" - Lecture by Sarah Savant, Aga-Khan-University

Guest lecture by Sarah Savant, Aga-Khan-University - ISMC

Location: Freie Universität Berlin Fachbereich Geschichts- u. Kulturwissenschaften Institute of Islamic Studies Room 2.2063 Fabeckstr. 23-25 14195 Berlin

Apr 08, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Translocal Ritual Practices in a Shiʻa Community of Oman

Location: Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient Kirchweg 33 14129 Berlin

Mar 28, 2019 | 05:00 PM s.t.