International Tashkubrīzādah Symposium

The İlmi Etüdler Derneği  is holding the ‘International Tashkubrīzādah Symposium‘ from 18-20 November 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 August 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.

Kernthemen:

  • Tashkubrīzādah’s World: Ottoman Intellectual Life in the Sixteenth Century and Its Sources
  • Tashkubrīzādah’s Geography: Intersecting Intellectual Paths of Transoxania, Khorasan, and the Lands of Rūm
  • Tashkubrīzādah’s Universe: Cosmology, Causality and the God-World Relationship
  • Mind, Knowledge and Existence: Tashkubrīzādah’s Understanding of the Existence in the Mind
  • Language and Meaning: Sciences and Philosophy of Language in Tashkubrīzādah.
  • Tashkubrīzādah and the Tradition of Kalām
  • Writing History of Sciences: Miftāḥ al-sa‘āda and Historiography of Sciences
  • Tradition of the Classification of Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
  • Tradition of the Linguistic Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
  • Practical Sciences and Ethics in Tashkubrīzādah
  • Tradition of Writing Islamic Bio-bibliography and Tashkubrīzādah

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