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Wednesday 21st October 2020

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2020 BRISMES Annual Lecture
21/10/2020 5:30pm
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The 2020 BRISMES Annual Lecture will be given by Dr Ziba Mir-Hosseini. The provisional title of the lecture is 'Recovering Gender Equality in Islam: Conversations with Reformist Thinkers'. Dr Ziba Mir-Hosseini is a legal anthropologist, specializing in Islamic law, gender and Islamic feminism, and a founding member of the Musawah Global Movement for Equality and Justice in the Muslim Family. Currently she is Professorial Research Associate at the Centre for Islamic and Middle Eastern Law, SOAS, University of London.
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.