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Muslim Institute Fifth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture: Multiculturalism in an Age of Brexit and Trump

Lord Bhikhu Parekh
The Muslim Institute's Fifth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture took place on Tuesday 9 May 2017, at the illustrious Art Workers' Guild Hall in London. Speaker Lord Bhikhu Parekh discussed multiculturalism in an age of Brexit and Trump: ...

Multiculturalism in an Age of Brexit and Trump

Tahir Abbas
The renowned Lord Professor Bhikhu Parekh spoke at the annual Ibn Rushd Lecture of the Muslim Institute, held at the Art Workers’ Guild Hall in London on 9 May 2017. The first time I heard Lord Parekh speak was in ...

The Muslim Institute Fourth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture 'Finding the Oldest Qur'an in the World?' by Dr Alba Fedeli

The fourth Annual Ibn Rushd lecture was held at the illustrious Art Workers' Guild Hall in London on the evening of 1 June 2016. Introduced by Ehsan Masood, Chair of the Muslim Institute, Dr Alba Fedeli talked about her rediscovery ...

Muslim Institute Third Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture 'Between Ghazali and Ibn Rushd: Ethics, Reason and Humility'

Islamic philosophy has a long and distinguished history and its changing role in the Islamic world is significant for what it has to say about the cultural environment in which it exists. In the third annual ibn Rushd lecture, which took place ...

My evening at the Muslim Institute Ibn Rushd Lecture by Farouk A. Peru

Farouk A. Peru
It’s becoming a little tradition with me to spend at least one summer evening a year at the Muslim Institute’s annual lecture. The event appropriately called the ‘Ibn Rushd Lecture’ and completed its third session. Held at ...

On the Second Annual Muslim Institute Ibn Rushd Lecture

Farouk A. Peru
There is something inexorably charming about London for me – its hidden little nooks and crannies. I have been walking around Holbon and Russel Square for the better part of six years and I hadn’t noticed this side street called ...

The Muslim Institute Second Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture 'Islamic Philosophy Today' by Oliver Leaman

Islamic Philosophy Today: Problems and Possibilities : A Lecture by Professor Oliver Leaman, University of Kentucky, Wednesday 4 June 2014. Islamic philosophy has a long and distinguished history and its changing role in the Islamic world ...