Public seminar series
Our public seminar series is an opportunity to hear leading experts in their field speak on a range of topics related to Muslims in Britain.
All are welcome to attend, and there is no charge for admission.
Previous 2021 seminars:
Dr Khadijah Elshayyal
In search of vibrancy: women’s activism in Scottish mosques
24 February 2021
Khadijah Elshayyal is a visiting professor at the Hamad bin Khalifa University, Doha, and an associate fellow at the University of Edinburgh’s Alwaleed Centre, specializing in contemporary British Muslim history.
Professor Peter Mandaville
To talk about Africa you also have to talk about Iran: British Muslim transnationalism, the global islamic movement, and decoloniality
10 March 2021
Peter Mandaville is Director of the Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies and Professor of International Affairs at George Mason University in the Washington DC area.
Dr Ashraf Hoque
Being young, male and Muslim in Luton
24 March 2021
Ashraf Hoque is an Assistant Professor of Social Anthropology based at the UCL Social Research Institute.