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Reading Session on “Comparative Political Transitions between Southeast Asia and the Middle East and North Africa: Lost in Transition” with James Dorsey and Teresita Cruz-del Rosario

December 17, 2018

Date: Sunday, 23rd December 2018 Time: 430PM–7PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: In this book, James Dorsey and Teresita Cruz-del Rosario investigate the theme of global transitions with a cross-regional comparative study of two areas experiencing change over the past […]

Reading Session on “Salafism: An Intellectual Crisis of the Muslim Ummah?” with Iyad al-Baghdadi

December 10, 2018

Date: Sunday, 16th December 2018 Time: 5PM – 7PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register: There is a real crisis of values among Muslims today. “Islam” means very different things for different Muslims. Some Muslims can be among the most violent and […]

Should Section 377B of the Penal Code Be Repealed?

December 9, 2018 by Khairul Anwar Hairudin and Saif Bhatti

Throughout the years of political turmoil in this country, Section 377 of the Penal Code, in particular Section 377B, has been used several times most notably in the case of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. This has led to the accusation […]

Reading Session on“Reading the Qur’an: The Contemporary Relevance of the Sacred Texts of Islam” with Dr Zaiuddin Sardar

December 4, 2018

Date: Sunday, 9th December 2018 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register: Few books have had a more profound impact on human history than the Qur’an. It shapes the beliefs, lives and behaviour of over 1.5 billion Muslims, who […]

Reading Session on “Reading the Qur’an in the 21st Century: A Contextualist Approach” with Prof Abdullah Saeed

November 27, 2018

Date: Friday, 30th November 2018 Time: 7PM – 10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Register at: Reading the Qur’an in the Twenty-First Century considers the development of Qur’anic interpretation and highlights modern debates around new approaches to interpretation. It explores how Muslims from […]

Forum: “Islam di Nusantara: Ke Arah Mana Kita?”

November 19, 2018

Tarikh: Sabtu, 24 November 2018 Masa: 2PM-530PM Tempat: Spices, Concorde Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Daftar di: Panelis: Dr Syafiq Hasyim Prof Harlina Halizah Siraj Dr Danial Mohd Yusof Ustaz Abu Hafiz Salleh Hudin Moderator: Dato’ Dr Ahmad Farouk Musa Anjuran: Islamic Renaissance Front […]

Bedah Buku “Islam Nusantara Dalam Konteks: Dari Multikulturalisma Hingga Radikalisme” bersama Dr Syafiq Hasyim

November 19, 2018

Tarikh: Jumaat, 23 November 2018 Jam: 7PM-10PM Tempat: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Daftar di:   Buku “Islam Nusantara dalam Konteks” merupakan respon terhadap orang-orang yang mempertanyakan teori daripada konsep Islam Nusantara. Sehingga nantinya konsep Islam Nusantara memiliki ‘pijakan’ […]