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Making Way for Muslim Minorities?

July 18, 2018

BFM89.9 – MAKING WAY FOR MUSLIM MINORITIES? Dr. Ahmad Farouk Musa, Chairman and Director, Islamic Renaissance Front | Dr. Mohd Faizal Musa, Research Fellow, Malay World and Civilization 06-Jul-18 19:00 In Malaysia Baru, newly-minted religious minister, Datuk Mujahid Yusof Rawa, […]

Open Letter: A Worldwide Appeal for Due Process for Tariq Ramadan

July 17, 2018

A Worldwide Appeal for Due Process for Tariq Ramadan. After four months of pre-trial detention, Tariq Ramadan’s last appeal for bail has again been denied. As scholars and politicians from around the world, we write to demand due process for […]

Prakata Edisi Terjemahan Melayu – The First Muslims

July 16, 2018 by Asma Afsaruddin

Saya berbesar hati untuk menulis Prakata ini khusus bagi terjemahan Melayu buku saya The First Muslims. Karya ini adalah usaha yang dibikin dari rasa cinta yang ditulis untuk menyampaikan kepada kalangan yang ahli dan bukan ahli tentang signifikasi yang tak […]

Public Lecture on: “Islam, Gender and Feminist Hermeneutics”  

July 16, 2018

Date: Monday, 23rdJuly 2018 Time:  1430-1730 Venue: Nottingham University Malaysia, KL Campus, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/public-lecture-on-islam-gender-and-feminist-hermeneutics-tickets-48114164762 Speaker: Prof Asma Afsaruddin Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front & Nottingham University Malaysia There is no question that the introduction of Islam […]

Public Forum on: “Is It Time to Look Beyond the Idea of Liberal Islam?”

July 16, 2018

Date: Sunday, 22ndJuly 2018 Time:  1400-1730 Venue: Spices Restaurant, Concorde Hotel, KL Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/public-forum-on-is-it-time-to-look-beyond-the-idea-of-liberal-islam-tickets-48114313206 Speaker: Prof Asma Afsaruddin Discussants: Dr Isham Pawan Ahmad Dato’ Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa Moderator: Datuk Noor Farida Ariffin Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front & G25 For […]

Public Forum on: “The Future of Islam” & Book Launch of: “Golongan Muslim Pertama: Sejarah dan Memori”. A translation of “The First Muslims: History and Memory” by YB Saari Sungib

July 16, 2018

Date: Saturday, 21stJuly 2018 Time:  1400-1730 Venue: Spices Restaurant, Concorde Hotel, KL  Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/public-forum-on-the-future-of-islam-book-launch-of-golongan-muslim-pertama-sejarah-dan-memori-a-tickets-48114061453 Speaker: Prof Asma Afsaruddin Discussants: Prof Jeffrey Kenney Emeritus Prof Clive Kessler Moderator: Dato’ Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front If we imagine the […]

Reading Session on “The First Muslims: History and Memory” With Prof Asma Afsaruddin

July 15, 2018

Date:Friday, 20thJuly 2018 Time:7PM – 10PM Venue:Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-the-first-muslims-history-and-memory-with-prof-asma-afsaruddin-tickets-48104949198 The book The First Muslims: History and Memory takes a look at the origins and the development of Islam. It begins with the narration of the […]