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SLS Lecture - (Un)making illegality: Border control, racialized bodies and differential regimes of illegality in Morocco
02/03/2021 5:00pm
Society for Libyan Studies
What role does race play in the construction of illegality in the face of pervasive border control? Illegality is widely recognized as a constructed category, produced by immigration policies and activated by racialized forms of prejudice aimed at criminalising the mobility of marginalized communities. Scholars, however, have tended to overlook how white privilege influences and alters the workings of border control.
Banned by the Court: 'Jenin, Jenin' - Screening and Discussion with Mohammad Bakri and Michael Sfard
10/03/2021 5:00pm
QMUL School of Law
The International State Crime Initiative (ISCI) is delighted to welcome Mohammad Bakri and Michael Sfard for a screening of the documentary ‘Jenin, Jenin' (2002, 54 min), and a discussion of Israeli Court's recent ruling to ban the film. The online event will be chaired by Neve Gordon (Queen Mary University of London, School of Law).
Gender in Muslim Contexts, Online Summer Programme
28/06/2021 9:00am - 06/07/2021 5:00pm
Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations
The nine-day course will be held online. Run by leading experts on gender and Islam, the programme will bring together scholars and students from diverse backgrounds to discuss key issues in the study of gender in Muslim contexts. The programme is designed in collaboration with Simon Fraser University, Centre for Comparitive Muslim Studies, Ca' Foscari University of Venice and the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies and will feature lecturers and guest speakers from partner institutions.? ?To apply for this course, please complete the online form by 16 April.
Black Monuments Matter
05/10/2020 9:00am - 31/03/2021 5:00pm
The Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town
The Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town are pleased to present the online exhibition "Black Monuments Matter". Black Monuments Matter recognises and highlights African contributions to world history by exhibiting World Heritage Monuments and architectural treasures from Sub-Saharan Africa. In doing so, this exhibition sweeps away ideas based on racist theories and hopes to contribute to both awareness of African identity and pride of African Heritage.