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Multimedia

Welcome to the ISP multimedia archive. Video recordings of ISP programs are available below, and can also be viewed on the ISP YouTube channel.

2016-17

Human Rights, Gender, and Sexuality in the Islamic World. DISC/WCED Symposium. Moderator: Susan Waltz, professor of public policy, U-M. Respondent: Shirin Ebadi. Panelists: Asma Barlas, professor of politics, Ithaca College; Juan Cole, Richard P. Mitchell Professor of History, U-M; Samar Habib, associate researcher, Centre for Gender Studies, University of London. Sponsors: Digital Islamic Studies Curriculum, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies, Ford School of Public Policy, Law School. October 27, 2016. video

Gender and Sexuality in the Islamic Culture. DISC Distinguished Lecture by Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Peace Laureate (2003), lawyer, and human rights activist; introduced by Bridgette Carr, clinical professor of law, U-M. Sponsors: Digital Islamic Studies Curriculum, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies, Ford School of Public Policy, Law School. October 26, 2016. video

 

2015-16

American Qur’an. ISP Lecture by Sandow Birk, illustrator and graphic artist. Sponsor: Islamic Studies Program. Co-presenter: Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series. March 28, 2016. video

Corruption as a Last Resort: Adapting to the Market in Central Asia. CREES Noon Lecture by Kelly McMann (PhD political science ’00), associate professor of political science, Case Western Reserve University; research associate, CREES, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Islamic Studies Program; Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. October 28, 2015. video

The Satellite Mosque in Europe: Arab Preachers on TV and Internet. CES/ISP Lecture by Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen, professor of cross-cultural and regional studies, University of Copenhagen. Sponsors: Center for European Studies, Islamic Studies Program, Center for Middle Eastern & North African Studies. October 26, 2015. video

Qur’anic Paradigms and Analogies in Caliphal Rhetoric. ISP Lecture by Vanessa De Gifis, associate professor of Islamic studies, Wayne State University. Sponsor: Islamic Studies Program. October 15, 2015. video

The Making of European Jihadis. CES/ISP Lecture by Kenan Malik, writer, lecturer, and broadcaster. Sponsors: Center for European Studies, Islamic Studies Program. October 5, 2015. video

Experiments in Legal Pluralism: Sharia Law as Minority Right in Interwar Yugoslavia. CES/ISP Lecture by Emily Greble, associate professor of history, City College of New York. Sponsors: Center for European Studies; Islamic Studies Program; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. September 21, 2015. video

Islamic Studies in America: Past, Present, and Future. Inaugural Digital Islamic Studies Curriculum Distinguished Lecture by Seyyed Hossein Nasr, University Professor of Islamic Studies and Perennial Philosophy, George Washington University. September 16, 2015. video