Media in Muslim Contexts: Inventing and Re-inventing Identities

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The Aga Khan University London is holding a conference on ‘Media in Muslim Contexts: Inventing and Re-inventing Identities‘ from 3-4 November 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 July 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.

Core themes are:

  • Media and the Invention of History
  • Media as Vehicles of Resistance
  • Iconoclasm and the Image Wars
  • The Power of Satire

Jerusalem and Palestine in the midst of conflicting confessional and political interests. Aspects of a history of relations between East and West in the XIXth century

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The Österreichische Historische Institut in Rom is holding a workshop on ‘Jerusalem and Palestine in the midst of conflicting confessional and political interests. Aspects of a history of relations between East and West in the XIXth century‘ on 28 September 2016. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.