Institute for the Study of Islamic Thought in Africa

Past events

Screening of "Duniya Juyi Juyi" (How Life Goes)
Monday,  November 26, 2018,  11:30 AM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Educating Muslim Youth in Asia and Africa: An ISITA Perspectives Symposium
Monday,  November 26, 2018,  9:30 AM - 3:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

The Boko Haram Reader: From Nigerian Preachers to the Islamic State: A Discussion with Co-author Abdulbasit Kassim
Wednesday,  November 14, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Irfan Ahmad: Beyond the “Secular/Enlightenment” Frame: Critique as an Everyday Practice among Muslims
Monday,  November 12, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Kimberly Wortmann: Endowments, Wills, and Charitable Societies: Old and New Expressions of Ibadhi Mosque Patronage in Zanzibar
Wednesday,  October 31, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Northwestern's Arabic Manuscripts of Islamic Africa: Law, Theology, Mysticism, and Healing
Friday,  August 10, 2018,  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM   | University Library

Carolyn & Richard Lobban: The Road to the Two Sudans and The Untold Story of Shari`a in Sudan
Wednesday,  May 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

ISITA Conference: Global Islam in Africa: African Muslims and the World, Muslim Worlds in Africa
Tuesday,  April 24, 2018,  9:00 AM - 2:00 PM   | Norris University Center

Islamic Authority in Global Africa: Keynote Address by Emir Muhammad Sanusi II
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   | Harris Hall

ISITA Conference: Global Islam in Africa: African Muslims and the World, Muslim Worlds in Africa
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  (All Day)   | Norris University Center

Ashley Leinweber: Congo's Islamic Borderland
Wednesday,  April 18, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

ISITA Perspectives Symposium Series. Jihad and Its Enemies: New Perspectives from West Africa - Lamin Sanneh and Alexander Thurston
Wednesday,  April 4, 2018,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

ISITA Perspectives Symposium Series. Sharia Politics in Contemporary Nigeria - Sarah Eltantawi and Brandon Kendhammer
Wednesday,  March 7, 2018,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Oludamini Ogunnaike: Philosophical Sufism in the Sokoto Caliphate
Wednesday,  March 7, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Issues in the Political Theology of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt — Sarah Eltantawi
Monday,  March 5, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Adeline Masquelier: The Taste of Prayer
Wednesday,  February 14, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

ISITA Perspectives Symposium Series. Rethinking Timbuktu: Revisionist Approaches - Ousmane Kane and Charles Stewart
Wednesday,  January 31, 2018,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Zekeria Ahmed Salem: How to Get Away with Blasphemy
Wednesday,  January 17, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place