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IslamUk Lecture Series 2014

Series: Islam UK Lecture Series 2014

Starts: 18 February 2014
Ends:  25 March 2014

Venue: Glamorgan Building, Glamorgan Council Chamber

The Islam UK Centre runs a free annual public lecture series each Spring. Speakers come from across the UK and overseas to give details of the latest research available.

For more details about the Lecture Series and the work of the Centre please go to the Centres Pages

Lecture One: 11th Feb – Mona Siddiqui

Friendship and Hospitality - challenge or route to integration?
Chair: Chris Williams Head of School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff University
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Lecture Two: 18th Feb – John Eade

Plural Identities and the Islamisation of Public Space in Britain
Chair: Kevin Morgan, School of City and Regional Planning, Cardiff
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Lecture Three: 25th Feb – Ajmal Masroor

Muslim Family Life in Britain: Between Ideals and Reality
Chair: Saleem Kidwai
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Lecture Four: 4th March  - Ahtsham Ali and Mike Kavanagh

Muslims in Prison: Breaking the Myths
Chair: Andrew Todd, Director of the Cardiff Centre for Chaplaincy
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Lecture Five: 11th March – Navid Akhtar

CASTING ISLAM - UK television and the Muslim narrative
Chair - Kerry Moore, Lecturer in the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies
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Lecture Six: 18th March – Mufti Bilal Syed and Maulana Dr Mansur Ali

A day in the life of an Imam in Cardiff: Mufti Bilal in conversation with Mansur Ali
Chair: Sophie Gilliat-Ray
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Lecture Seven: 25th March – Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam

The Role of a Mufti in Modern Society
Chair: Abdallah Yassin, Ihsan Social Support Association (ISSA), Wales
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Glamorgan Building, Glamorgan Council Chamber

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Open To: Public