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Forum On “Rethinking Islamic Reform” & Book Launch of “Reformasi Radikal: Etika Islami dan Pembebasan”, A translation of “Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation” by YB Nurul Izzah Anwar

December 30, 2017

Date: Saturday, 6th January 2018 Time: 2.00PM – 5.30PM Venue: Spices Restaurant, Concorde Hotel, KL Speaker: Prof Ebrahim Moosa Discussants: Prof Mohamed El-Tahir El-Mesawi Dato’ Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa, Dr Isham Pawan Ahmad Moderator: Dr Julia Sveshnikova Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front […]

Reading Session on What Is A Madrasa? With Prof Ebrahim Moosa

December 30, 2017

  Date: Friday, 5th January 2018 Time: 7 – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-what-is-a-madrasa-with-prof-ebrahim-moosa-tickets-41642224013 Abstract In What is a Madrasa? the author Ebrahim Moosa, born and raised in South Africa and now teaching in the […]

Reading Session on Ibnu Khaldun: Lessons for the Contemporary Malay Society With Prof Syed Farid Alatas

December 20, 2017

Date: Saturday, 23rd December 2017 Time: 11AM – 1PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-ibnu-khaldun-lessons-for-the-contemporary-malay-society-with-prof-syed-farid-tickets-41443556794 Abstract While the atrocities born out of terror itself is not a new occurrence given human history, Muslim extremism is a contemporary […]

Roundtable Discussion on “Is There a Link Between Religiosity and Authoritarianism?”

December 12, 2017

Date: Monday, 18th Dec 2017 Time: 2.00PM – 5.30PM Venue: Nottingham University, KL Speaker: Dr Nader Hashemi Interveners: Prof Norani Othman, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Emeritus Professor Clive Kessler, University of New South Wales Emeritus Professor Shad Saleem Faruqi, University of […]

Reading Session on Towards a Neo-Modernist Islam: Fazlur Rahman and the Rethinking of Islamic Tradition With Dr Nader Hashemi

December 11, 2017

Date: Sunday, 17th December 2017 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-towards-a-neo-modernist-islam-fazlur-rahman-and-the-rethinking-of-islamic-tickets-41202052448 The 20th century has produced many important Muslim scholars. Any objective ranking of these scholars deserves to list Fazlur Rahman (1919-1988) near […]

Roundtable Discussion on: Is Liberty an Islamic Value?

December 11, 2017

Date: Sunday, 17th December 2017 Time:  2.00-5.30PM Venue: Spices, Concorde Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Presenter Dr Nader Hashemi Interveners: Dr Chandra Muzaffar, International Movement for a Just World (JUST) Zainah Anwar, MUSAWAH Emeritus Prof Clive Kessler, University of New South Wales […]

Forum On “Does Democracy in Muslim Societies Require Secularism?”

December 11, 2017

Date: Saturday, 16th December 2017 Time: 2.00PM – 5.30PM Venue: Gallery I, Concorde Hotel, KL Speaker: Dr Nader Hashemi Discussants: Dr Isham Pawan Ahmad Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad Moderator: Dato’ Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa Book Launch of: ”Apa Yang Aku Yakini” […]

Reading Session on What Went Wrong with Muslim Societies? Postcolonialism and the Rise of Modern Apologetics With Dr Nader Hashemi

December 11, 2017

Date: Friday, 15th December 2017 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-session-on-what-went-wrong-with-muslim-societies-postcolonialism-and-the-rise-of-modern-tickets-41201944124 Colonialism in the Islamic world has left a detrimental legacy that Muslims are still struggling to overcome. The two most corrosive aspects […]

Seminar Pemikiran Reformis – Siri X Muhammad Abduh

November 12, 2017

Tarikh: Saturday, 2 December 2017 Masa: 10AM – 530PM Tempat: Concorde V, Concorde Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Sultan Ismail Daftar di: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/seminar-pemikiran-reformis-siri-x-muhammad-abduh-tickets-38925682765 Ucaptama dan Peluncuran Buku “Manhaj Islah Imam Muhammad Abduh” oleh Al-Fadhil Ustaz Abdul Ghani Shamsuddin Terjemahan buku “المنهج الإصلاحي […]

Book Dissection On: “What I Believe” by Tariq Ramadan

November 12, 2017

Date: Saturday, 18th November 2017 Time: 5PM -7PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/book-dissection-on-what-i-believe-by-tariq-ramadan-tickets-39803760118 Presenter: Ahmad Muziru Idham    “Nobody, no civilization or nation, holds a monopoly on universals and on the good, and that our political and social systems are perfect” [Tariq Ramadan […]