2014–2015 Lectures

2014–2015 Lecture Series

September 30, 2014
The Foundations of the Tunisian Model
Sheikh Rachid al-Ghannouchi, Head of the Ennahda Movement in Tunisia

October 21, 2014
The Enduring Muslim State in the Modern Middle East
Malika Zeghal, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Professor in Contemporary Islamic Thought and Life, Harvard University

November 11, 2014
Encounters with Modernity in the Arab World
Nasser Rabbat, Aga Khan Professor of Islamic Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

February 11, 2015
Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court: The Relation between its Past Jurisprudence and its Decisions from 2011-2013
Baber Johansen, Professor of Islamic Religious Studies, Harvard Divinity School

March 3, 2015
Reading the Qu'ran as Lawbook
Joseph Lowry, University of Pennsylvania